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Book, Bell, Agnes Paton, Melbourne : John Batman's village, 1965
xiv, 178 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., ports. ; 25 cm.
..emphasis has been laid on the earlier history. It is predominantly the incident-packed years of the last century, whilst Melbourne was undergoing so many rapid changes, that has preoccupied her and which she recounts here with such warmth and perception.
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