Mary Bryant was a Cornish fisherman's daughter turned highway robber, a convict sentenced to death then transported to Australia where she escaped from the penal colony. When recaptured, she returned to London and was finally rescued from Newgate prison by James Boswell.
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Book Description Pan Books, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110330337750