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dc.contributor.authorAllen, Jeanne
dc.date.accessioned2019-02-24T23:20:59Z
dc.date.available2019-02-24T23:20:59Z
dc.date.issued2018
dc.identifier.issn0729-154X
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/382537
dc.description.abstractCéleste de Chabrillan spent two and a half years in Victoria during the 1850s gold rush. Although little enamoured of Australia, she used the country as the backdrop for her memoirs and the setting for novels and plays. previously a dancer, actress, bare-back horse-rider and well-known Parisian courtesan, Céleste had forsaken her career to accompany her new husband, Count Lionel de Chabrillan, when he took up a diplomatic position in Melbourne. finding herself ostracised by polite society, Céleste questioning how reliable they are as first-hand accounts of Australian colonial life.
dc.description.peerreviewedYes
dc.languageEnglish
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherQueensland History Teachers' Association
dc.publisher.urihttp://www.qhta.com.au/
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom48
dc.relation.ispartofpageto52
dc.relation.ispartofjournalQHistory : The Journal of the Queensland history Teachers' Association
dc.relation.ispartofvolume2018
dc.subject.fieldofresearchAustralian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode210303
dc.subject.keywordsBallarat
dc.subject.keywordsCéleste de Chabrillan
dc.subject.keywordsColonial Australia
dc.subject.keywordsFrench
dc.subject.keywordsGold rush
dc.subject.keywordsMelbourne
dc.titleThe Australian works of Celeste de Chabrillan as first-hand accounts of life in the 1850s
dc.typeJournal article
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Articles
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articles
gro.facultyArts, Education & Law Group, School of Education and Professional Studies
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gro.griffith.authorAllen, Jeanne M.


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