Author:Robert Richard Torrens

Robert Richard Torrens
Australian politician, Premier of South Australia and a pioneer and author of simplified system of transferring land that bears his name; son of Robert Torrens
Robert Richard Torrens


  • First Effects of Gold Discovery on the Currency in the Australian Colonies
  • Transportation Condemned as a Deterrent Punishment and as a Means of Founding Colonies
  • Anomalies in the Present Relations between the Mother Country and her Colonies
  • Two speeches of Robert R. Torrens, Esq., M.P., on emigration, and the colonies (1870)
  • An essay on the transfer of land by registration, under the duplicate method operative in British colonies (1884)

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