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Title: Riot At Ballaarat. Report Of The Board. Appointed To Enquire Into Circumstances Connected With The Late Disturbance At Ballaarat. Together with the Evidence Taken By The Board.

Description: First Edition; Foolscap folio; pp. xvi, 22; printed on original blue paper, slab sewen, very good copy.

Comment: A report relating to Ballarat and the Eureka Stockade: this government report on the events which led to the burning down of the Eureka Hotel prints testimony by key figures including key police Mr Ximens and Robert Milne, as well as Peter Lalor and Frederick Vern. The report is dated 21 November 1854, just two weeks before the battle of the Eureka Stockade on 3 December, and prints the testimony of sixty witnesses examined under oath at Bath's Hotel in Ballarat between 2-10 November.

Publisher: Melbourne; John Ferres; Government Printer; 1854.

Price: AUD$750

Book ID:107135

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