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The Last of England's Infamous Felon Fleet The Convict Ship "Success"

2000.0022.0001

The Last of England's Infamous Felon Fleet The Convict Ship "Success"

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A black and light brown pamphlet with the following text on the front cover, 'THE LAST OF ENGLAND'S / FAMOUS FELON FLEET / THE CONVICT SHIP / "SUCCESS" / PRICE 10c / THE OLDEST SHIP AFLOAT / PRICE 10c / Launched at Moulmein, British India, / in 1790 / NOW TOURING THE PRINCIPAL PORTS OF THE / WORLD AS AN EDUCATIONAL OBJECT LESSON / VISITED BY OVER 20 MILLION PEOPLE'. There is an image of the ship in the centre of a circle on the front cover. The brochure has sixteen pages.

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