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Colin Hopkins


Memoirs
Brookes, Dame Mabel Emmerton,
ISBN: 9780333139899
The Macmillan Company of Australia Ltd, South Melbourne, VIC, 1974. 1st Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 1st Edition. 216 pages. First Edition. This book is in very good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages are missing from the book. The spine of the book is in strong condition and the dust jacket is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Items are in stock and will be shipped same day or next business day directly from our Australian address. SYNOPSIS: Dame Mabel Brookes' life was one that warrants recognition despite her fame as the wife of famous Australian tennis player, Sir Norman Brookes. She was the daughter of a prominent Melbourne lawyer and her childhood was spent mainly in the company of Establishment Families. However, her charity work and her political and war activities showed her to be a remarkable woman. Her friendships with many of the world's famous people makes this memoir a fascinating one. Mabel Brookes's greatest contribution was as president (1923-70) of the Queen Victoria Hospital, staffed by women for women. She passed away in 1975, aged 85 years. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Rich & Famous, Women; ISBN: 0333139895. ISBN/EAN: 9780333139899. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 0001868. Very Good
Price: $12.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 0001868  Bookseller: Colin Hopkins
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