By Quentin Bryce

ISBN-10: 052287116X

ISBN-13: 9780522871166

a superb hardback booklet that includes the letters the Governor-General wrote and bought in the course of her six-year time period. awarded in wonderful color with various pictures, reproductions of Quentin’s letters and private tales at the back of the correspondence.

"As Australia's first woman Governor-General, Quentin Bryce handwrote greater than fifty letters every one week. She wrote to these she had met and hooked up with as her position took her from palaces to outback colleges, from battle zones to memorials, from intimate audiences to lavish ceremonies. She bought much more letters from each nook of the rustic. beneficiant, witty and continually heartfelt, her letter-writing abilities have been honed at boarding college, from the place she might write to her mom and dad each Sunday.

Dear Quentin is a wealthy choice of the letters the Governor-General wrote and acquired in the course of her six-year time period to major ministers Rudd and Gillard, VC Mark Donaldson, associates Anne Summers and Wendy McCarthy, Indigenous elders, warfare vets, woman publications, grandchildren, in addition to the proud proprietor of a calf referred to as Quentin.

Royalties from this ebook might be donated to Murdoch teenagers examine Institute, creating a genuine distinction to baby wellbeing and fitness via world-leading learn and sickness prevention."

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