SHEARING IN THE RIVERINA, NEW SOUTH WALES.
“Shearing commences to-morrow!” These
apparently simple words were spoken by Hugh Gordon,
the manager of Anabanco station, in the district of
Thomas Alexander Browne (1826-1915), who wrote under the pen name of Rolf Boldrewood, was born in England but moved to Australia with his family at the age of five. He was known for his adventure nove...
Rolf Boldrewood was the pseudonym of the novelist Thomas Alexander Browne, author of the Australian classic Robbery Under Arms (1888). An obituary in the conservative newspaper Argus (Melbourne) a...