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The Educational Activities in Victoria of the Rt. Hon. H.C.E. Childers

By: Sweetman, Edward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10023


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Spine a little faded. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 140 pages. Childers arrived in Australia in 1850 and was soon became a member of the Legislative Council [1852]. He was instrumental in the establishment of the University of Melbourne and was Vice Chancellor until 1857. He subsequently returned to England and enjoyed a long parliamentary career there... View more info