Obliged to Submit: wives and mistresses of colonial governors.

By: ALEXANDER, Alison.

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Second edition (with 'minor corrections and additions'). 252pp, b&w illustrations. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1876597011 ***First published in 1987 as 'Governors' Ladies' with a sub-title more accurately reflecting the content: 'the wives and mistresses of Van Diemen's Land governors'. These were: Martha Hayes; Maria Proctor, Ann Yates, Hannah Power & Margaret Eddington; Maria Lord; Mrs Murray; Mary Geils; Margaret Davey; 'Mrs Sorell' [i.e. Mrs Kent]; Eliza Arthur; Jane Franklin; (the absent) Lady Eardley-Wilmot; Caroline Denison; and the northern governors' ladies (1804-12).

Title: Obliged to Submit: wives and mistresses of colonial governors.

Author Name: ALEXANDER, Alison.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Hobart, Montpelier Press: 1999

Seller ID: 21532

Keywords: 19th century biography colonial feminism tasmania Van Diemen's Land women,