30.0 x 21.0cms, 352pp, b/w illusts including 230pp of geneological tables, very good+ hardback & dustwrapper Jospeh Roughley and James Roughley, his son, were transported to New South Wales in 1818 and freed in 1824. James began farming at Castle Hill and this book traces the stories of the next 3 generations. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: A Loftier Race: The Roughley Family, ...
Editorial: Orange Grove Press, Sydney 1986
Descripción Orange Grove Press, Sydney, Kenthurst, 1986. Hardback large quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, genealogy charts, illustrated endpapers, light foxing top edge, minor edgewear jacket (spine ends little creased, spine lightly faded, top corners creased), corners covers little bumped. Heavy (1.6 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 352 pp. This the story of the Roughley family whose roots stretch back to Britain in 1759. The authors have done several years of family research, family folklore and the prevailing conditions and customs of the time to produce this fascinating book. The genealogy charts and many photos make the family history very readable, and a useful reference for anyone wanting to do the extensive research required to complete their own family history. Nº de ref. de la librería 29322