In a large and handsomely-furnished room of a somewhat
old-fashioned house, situated in a rural district
in the south of Scotland, was assembled, one day in
the early sum...
Among the more prolific writers of nineteenth century colonial Australia, Catherine Helen Spence (1825-1910) provided valuable insights to life in South Australia through her various novels, magazine ...
Catherine Helen Spence was nineteenth-century South Australia's best-known woman, famous not only for her writings but also for her active public engagement in social reform. She was described as th...