THE LADY OF THE SWAMP

By: Shears, Richard

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ix, + 196pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plate section. Book clean. Spine firm, a soft reading crease there-on. Colour-art illustrated ('Cosmos') card wrapper edgeworn, bumped, with an oblique crease on lower foredge. Textblock flecked and dampstained on half-title page, leaves tanned and randomly flecked on edges. This enthralling true story concerns the mysterious disappearance of Margaret Clement, once a rich, beautiful and well-educated young woman, but in later life living as a recluse in her family's now-rundown mansion on the remote 'Tullaree' property in the Tarwin River area of Gippsland, Victoria. Despite suspicions, her disappearance remains unsolved many decades later . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., 14 chapters, Epilogue, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 135g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: THE LADY OF THE SWAMP

Author Name: Shears, Richard

Categories: True Crime, Biography & Autobiography, Australian Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Sphere Books (Thomas Nelson Aust.): 1981

ISBN Number: 0170060578

ISBN Number 13: 9780170060578

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 013153

Keywords: True Crime, Australia, Unsolved Mysteries, Gippsland (Victoria), Tullaree Mystery, Clement, Margaret (1881-1952?), Shears, Richard, 1944-