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Author Probyn, Meg.

Title Marriage lines : the Richardson family letters 1854-1877 / edited by Meg Probyn
Published Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2000

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Description xxvii, 402 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, genealogical tables ; 28 cm
Summary The letters of Walter and Mary Richardson, which form the basis for their daughter's [Henry Handel Richardson] trilogy "the Fortunes of Richard Mahony" , are published here. Early pioneer links of Walter's family to Western Australia and Tasmania are researched. There are also letters from Lucinda Cheyne and Elizabeth Bailey and their mothers, and from family members and acquaintances
Analysis Australia - family history
Richardson family
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 360-367
Subject Richardson, Henry Handel, 1870-1946 -- Family.
Richardson, Walter, 1825 or 1826-1879 -- Correspondence.
Richardson, Mary, 1835-1896 -- Correspondence.
Richardson, Mary -- Correspondence
Richardson, Walter Lindesay -- Correspondence
Richardson family -- Correspondence.
Novelists, Australian -- 20th century -- Family relationships.
Married people -- Australia -- Correspondence.
Australian letters.
Husband and wife -- Australia -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Obstetricians -- Australia -- Correspondence.
Australia -- Biography.
Genre/Form Personal correspondence.
Biographies.
Author Probyn, Meg.
LC no. 2002483802
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