The French Consul's Wife: Memoirs of Céleste de Chabrillan in Gold-Rush Australia

The French Consul s Wife Memoirs of C leste de Chabrillan in Gold Rush Australia A former Parisian courtesan bare back rider and polka dancer C leste de Chabrillan scandalized Melbourne when she arrived in Her vivid account of years spent in diplomatic circles and on the g

  • Title: The French Consul's Wife: Memoirs of Céleste de Chabrillan in Gold-Rush Australia
  • Author: Patricia Clancy Jeanne Clancy
  • ISBN: 9780522847758
  • Page: 447
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A former Parisian courtesan, bare back rider, and polka dancer, C leste de Chabrillan scandalized Melbourne when she arrived in 1854 Her vivid account of years spent in diplomatic circles and on the goldfields reveals her great energy and will.

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      Published :2018-05-24T00:38:05+00:00

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    1. This story of Celeste de Chabrillan was pressed upon me by a friend and I embarked upon it somewhat reluctantly. But the stories that unfold within this book are fascinating in themselves and they are told with the lively flair that Celeste must have shown throughout her life. She writes of her marriage to Count Lionel de Chabrillan, the awful sea journeys between England/France and Australia, life in the gold rush Melbourne of the 1850s, especially amongst the French community, and episodes in [...]

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