Local lovelies to share with you this morning. Fresh off the press is THE CONVICT LETTER WRITER, an enthralling tale based on some discovered letters written in the 1850s. .
From the Blurb...
"In 1851 Eliza was found guilty of theft and transported to Van Diemen’s Land where she served at Rosedale, John Leake Esquire’s magnificent estate near Campbell Town. After gaining freedom, Eliza corresponded with the Leakes over many years from Detroit. Her letters tell an extraordinary tale of a convict woman’s journey to prosperity, status and wealth."
Drop in an pick one up today for $29.99 or have a browse of our whole Tassie rack.
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