Publisher:Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, 2007
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, 2007, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Unstated
"On the afternoon of 12 March 1868 tragedy struck the young colony of New South Wales when an Irish fanatic shot HRH Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh. Prince Alfred, second son of Queen Victoria, was the first member of the royal family to visit the colonies of Australia. Such was the consternation & anger of Sydney residents that by 20 March it had been decided to erect the Prince Alfred Memorial Hospital to commemorate the public's satisfaction at the Prince's recovery..." All pictures shown are of the actual product offered for sale Size: 250mm - 320mm . 158 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf-wear, marking, as well as some bumping to corners & extremities . Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Covers have some shelf-wear, as well as some bumping to corners and extremities. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Medicine & Health; Australia; History. ISBN/EAN: 9781740790826. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19790.