The Convict Probation System, Van Diemen's Land 1839-1854. A study of the probation system of convict discipline; with C.J. La Trobe's 1847 report on its operation, and the 1845 report of James Boyd on the probation station at Darlington, Maria Island.

By: BRAND, Ian (edited by M.N. Sprod).

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1000 copies. 8vo; viii, 284pp, frontis, 21 illus/plans, map. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine. ISBN 0908528205 ***Includes the supressed sections of La Trobe's report, dealing with homosexuality and the dismissal of a number of senior officials; and the regulations for the probation system.

Title: The Convict Probation System, Van Diemen's Land 1839-1854. A study of the probation system of convict discipline; with C.J. La Trobe's 1847 report on its operation, and the 1845 report of James Boyd on the probation station at Darlington, Maria Island.

Author Name: BRAND, Ian (edited by M.N. Sprod).

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Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1990

Seller ID: 30550

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