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For the Term of His Natural Life

For the Term of His Natural Life

by Marcus Clarke and Bogdan Meunier
Hardback
Publication Date: 20/08/2019
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For the Term of His Natural Life, written by Marcus Clarke, is the best know novelisation of life as a convict in early Australian history, relating the epic odyssey of Rufus Dawes, a young man transported to an early penal settlement for a murder he did not commit. A powerful tale that captures the strength of the human spirit and its enduring belief for compassion to overcome adversity.

ISBN:
9780648509837
9780648509837
Category:
Fiction
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20-08-2019
Language:
English
Publisher:
Shepherd Moon, The
Country of origin:
Australia
Pages:
400
Dimensions (mm):
195x130x25mm
Marcus Clarke

Marcus Clarke was born in 1846 in Kensington, London. At age seventeen Clarke left England for Australia, where his uncle was a county court judge. Despite an early career in banking, Clarke had begun to write professionally by 1867, penning stories for the Australian Magazine and working as a theatre critic for the Melbourne Argus. Commissioned by the Australian Journal to write a serial about convict life, Clarke produced his masterwork, His Natural Life.

Republished as a novel in 1874 under the new title For the Term of His Natural Life, Clarke's epic tale of crime and punishment was later distributed in Britain, America, Germany and many other countries. Marcus Clarke died in Melbourne in 1881, aged thirty-five.

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