Apparently from a well respected family.
Mr. Basedow left Tanunda 1876 as appointed a Magistrate.
Had a lot of input on establishing the Tanunda to Gawler Road.
I have cycled part of that road as a 10 year old.https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/...cle/92248301
The cover is a fabulous example of "Laid paper"
Nice embossed Garter as well.