From Weavers To Wapstraws


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Subtitled: The Story Of Margaret Maxwell Kelly, Her Family & Her Descendants by Ben Evans.

Self-published in Adelaide, 1993. Yellow pictorial laminated hardcover boards in very good condition. Very slight sunning to spine and bump to base.

From the blurb: When James Kelly, muslin manufacturer of Glasgow, died in 1837, the weaving industry was in decline. His widow, Margaret Maxwell, with a large family of twelve to support, was advised to try a new life in the colony of South Australia…

ISBN 0 646 13563 5 / 0646135635