Early struggles of the Australian press (Google eBook)

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Gordon & Gotch, 1890 - Australian newspapers - 82 pages
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Page 9 - ... little more remains for man to do, than to attend upon, and watch this unconscious agent in its operations.
Page 25 - Love thyself last: cherish those hearts that hate thee; Corruption wins not more than honesty. Still in thy right hand carry gentle peace, To silence envious tongues. Be just, and fear not. Let all the ends thou aim'st at be thy country's, Thy God's, and truth's; then if thou fall'st, O Cromwell, Thou fall'st a blessed martyr!
Page 28 - It is of great importance in a republic not only to guard the society against the oppression of its rulers, but to guard one part of the society against the injustice of the other part.
Page 43 - No person shall print or publish, or cause to be printed or published, any election pamphlet or poster which does not bear on its face the names and addresses of the printer and the publisher thereof.
Page 31 - Wales, so far as relates to the Execution of criminals in the county of Chester. II. An Act to amend an Act of the Thirty-eighth Year of King George the Third, for preventing the Mischiefs arising from the printing and publishing Newspapers, and Papers of a like Nature, by Persons not known, and for regulating the Printing and Publication of such Papers in other respects ; and to discontinue certain Actions commenced under the Provisions of the said Act.
Page 62 - THIS is true liberty, when freeborn men, Having to advise the public, may speak free ; Which he who can, and will, deserves high praise ; Who neither can, nor will, may hold his peace ; What can be juster in a state than this ? FROM HORACE.
Page 29 - An Act to subject certain Publications to the Duties of Stamps upon Newspapers, and to make other Regulations for restraining the Abuses arising from the Publication of Blasphemous and Seditious Libels...
Page 66 - I am in the place where I am demanded of conscience to speak the truth ; and therefore the truth I speak, impugn it whoso list.

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56267: BONWICK, JAMES. - Who Are The Welsh?. Our Nationalities III. 51261: BONWICK, JAMES. - Early Struggles of The Australian Press. With Fac-Similes. ...
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Australian Newspaper History: A Bibliography
Bonwick, James (1890), Early Struggles of the Australian Press, London:. Gordon and Gotch. A general introduction to the colonial press in. Australia. ...
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