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The Resource Australia's nightingale : Nellie Melba, by Cassy Liberman

Australia's nightingale : Nellie Melba, by Cassy Liberman

Label
Australia's nightingale : Nellie Melba
Title
Australia's nightingale
Title remainder
Nellie Melba
Statement of responsibility
by Cassy Liberman
Title variation
Nellie Melba
Title variation remainder
Nellie Melba
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first picture book about Nellie Melba and it elegantly portrays a yesteryear of privilege. It was a time when women weren't encouraged to pursue a career or even become educated, but Nellie's father, luckily, had different views and so she was sent to a progressive girls' school. Music was also a big part of her life and, enriched by her mother's passion for it, she grew up believing in her talent. She had a solid foundation for success and with hard work and taking every opportunity that came her way she became one of Australia's most famous women. This sumptuously illustrated book is a charming introduction to her
Member of
Illustration
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2017.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10563290
Cataloging source
ANL
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Liberman, Cassy
Dewey number
782.1092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jenkins, Sarah Carter
  • Borghesi, Emma
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True
Series statement
The inspirational Australian women series
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  • Melba, Nellie
  • Melba, Nellie
  • Sopranos (Singers)
  • Women singers
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Nellie Melba
Label
Australia's nightingale : Nellie Melba, by Cassy Liberman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000057897432
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
52 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781925386042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)953692176
Label
Australia's nightingale : Nellie Melba, by Cassy Liberman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000057897432
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
52 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781925386042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)953692176

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