Tasma The Life of Jessie Couvreur

By: Clarke, Patricia

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Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. A nice copy. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Previous Owner's name to Preliminary Pages. 213 pages Tasma[born Jessie Huybers in 1848] was a nineteenth century Australian writer, lecturer and foreign correspondent and a very famous woman. Her work challenged the perception that nineteenth century women were solely domestic creatures. Her personal life also defied stereotypes as she divorced her first husband and lived an independent life with her second husband. A fascinating insight into a fascinating Australian woman.

Title: Tasma The Life of Jessie Couvreur

Author Name: Clarke, Patricia

Categories: Biography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1994

ISBN Number: 1863735194

ISBN Number 13: 9781863735193

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID142758

Keywords: AUS Australian Writer Australiana Biography Jessie Couvreur,