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Book - Pounds and pedigrees : the upper class in Victoria, 1850-80 / Paul de Serville.

From the Collection of Port Fairy Historical Society Museum and Archives 30 Gipps Street Port Fairy 3284

Description
xv, 619 pages ; 23 cm.1 v 225x160: index
Object Registration
VPFH 09.02C.054
Keywords
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Significance
Sweeping history of public and private life in Melbourne's Establishment during the mid-to late 19th century. Contains extensive biographical entries, a bibliography, an index, and appendices which include lists of landowners in 1879 and club members.
Last updated
22 Jun 2020 at 11:29AM