Florence Broadhurst


Re-released with a stunning new cover, Florence Broadhurst is back. Using Broadhurst's iconic Turnabouts pattern, O'neill's award-winning book has been revamped with another an eye-catching design. Florence Broadhurst was born in 1899 to a farming family in MountPerry, the isolated heart of rural Queensland. At the age of 15, she wrotean article for her small country school that reads like a mission statement. "I am resolved to do great things", she said. "My name may not bespoken by people of the future,my fame may not be lauded, but...I shalldo great things." By 19, she was singing her way around Australia, herremarkable contralto voice having apparently won her the chance toperform with Nellie Melba and read more

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ISBN:

9781740662949

Format:

Hardback

Dimensions:

25cm x 18cm

RRP:

$59.99

Category:

Biography and Memoir

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 April 2006

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Helen O'Neill