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Author Wright, R. (Raymond), 1950-

Title A blended house : the Legislative Council of Victoria, 1851-1856 / Ray Wright
Published Melbourne : Parliament of Victoria, 2001


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Description x, 182 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Series Parliamentary paper ; session 1999-2001, no. 106
Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1999/2001, no. 106
Summary "The story of Victoria's first Legislative Council. It is an account of how, between 1851 and 1856, an uneasy blend of elected and appointed members caught in the maelstrom of the gold rushes, shaped the political, economic and cultural landscape of Victoria." - blurb
Analysis Victoria
State parliaments
History, 1801-1900
State issue
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 164-172
Subject Victoria. Parliament. Legislative Council -- History.
Victoria -- Politics and government -- History.
1851 -- 1856
Victoria (Aus.)
Political science.
Legislative bodies.
Legislative bodies -- Australia -- Victoria -- History.
Victoria -- Politics and government -- History.
Victoria -- Politics and government.
Victoria -- Politics and government -- 1851-1891
Genre/Form History.
Author Victoria. Parliament.
LC no. 2002483699
ISBN 0957918828