Rare book launched in digital version

Victoria the Golden eBookOne of the jewels in the Victorian Parliament’s rare book collection is now more accessible to the community following the launch of Victoria the Golden as an eBook.

The eBook reproduces in digital form an album of scenes and sketches by renowned colonial artist William Strutt that chronicles the formative years of Victoria as a colony.

Representatives of Victoria’s major cultural institutions attended the eBook’s launch by Legislative Council President Bruce Atkinson.

The album was originally purchased from William Strutt in 1907 by the then Premier and Treasurer, Sir Thomas Bent.

Download the e-Book version of Victoria the Golden for free at vicparl.news/VictoriaTheGolden

 

Victoria the Golden eBook launch

Victoria the Golden eBook launch

Victoria the Golden eBook launch

Victoria the Golden eBook launch

Victoria the Golden eBook

 

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