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  • Author: Hal Porter http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/porter-hal
Issue Details: First known date: 1973... 1973 The Forger : A Play for Radio
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

An exoneration of Thomas Griffiths Wainewright, transported to Australia in 1837 for forging cheques on the Bank of England. Wainewright had studied seriously as a young man and demonstrated talents for writing and painting. He was something of a dandy in Regency England when he was arrested.


  • Other formats: Also sound recording.

Production Details

  • Broadcast on Radio Station 3LO (Melbourne) om 12 December 1973.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1973
    • s.l.,: s.n. , .
      Alternative title: The Forger : A Play for Radio a Clarification of the Wainewright Legend Based on Fresh Facts
      Extent: 33 leavesp.
      Description: Typescript
      (Manuscript) assertion


      Held at: University of Queensland University of Queensland Library Fryer Library
      Local Id: H1388
Last amended 8 Jun 2012 08:38:05
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