Book - Milton's paradise lost
From the Collection of Ballarat Clarendon College 1425 Sturt Street Ballarat Victoria
- Red cloth bound book (rebound) with original detail on front cover. Black and white etchings with tissue interleaves.
- 390H x 300W
- prize, janie-jebb, margaret-jane-jebb, 1882, robert-tunbridge, basil-tunbridge, clarendon-ladies-college
- Beautiful example of academic book prize gifted by Clarendon ladies College to Janie Jebb (CLC 1882). Donated to school by her grandson Robert Tunbridge, son of Basil Tunbridge (BC 1916) in 2011.
- Gustave Dore (Maker), Robert Vaughan (Maker), Cassell, Petter and Galpin (Maker)
- Socially significant because of the value placed on religious education and academic prowess amongst girls in the late 19th century in an Australian country town.
- Book plaque inside front cover: 'CLARENDON LADIES COLLEGE / BALLARAT / 1st Bible PRIZE / AWARDED TO / Janie Jebb / R KENNEDY / PRINCIPAL / 19th December 1882
- 28 Mar 2012 at 6:21PM