An all Consuming Passion – Origins, Modernity & the Australian Life of Georgiana Molloy (Paper only)

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  • ISBN: 0520204220
  • Author: William J Lines
  • Publisher: University of California Press
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Date: 11 June 1996
  • Pages: 412
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

Set against the magnificent backdrop of Australia’s geological, human, and natural history,An All Consuming Passion is the story of amateur botanist Georgiana Molloy. In 1829 she married a retired Army captain and emigrated from Scotland to the remote southwestern corner of Australia. William Lines weaves …