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by Aston, Matilda Ann.

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Overview

TitleMemoirs of Tilly Aston : Australia's blind poet, author and philanthropist
Author / Responsible partyAston, Matilda Ann.
CollectionNonfiction
GenreAutobiography.
TopicsAutobiography. Aston, Tilly, -- 1873-1947. Poets, Australian -- 20th century -- Biography. Blind -- Australia -- Biography.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVision Australia
Published2005

Summary

An autobiography of the Australian poet, author and philanthropist who was blind by the age of seven. She describes her work for the blind, and her difficulties in gaining acceptance as a blind teacher. She also writes of her literary work and relates her experience as an Esperantist.

Additional Information

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System control numberVA15327
Original Print PublisherLondon : Fourth Estate, 1993.
NarratorJune Carron and Pam Adams.
Narrator NameJune Carron and Pam Adams.
Participant or performer noteJune Carron and Pam Adams.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator