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By Angela Woollacott

Among 1870 and 1940, tens of millions of Australian ladies have been attracted to London, their imperial city and the heart of the publishing, paintings, musical, theatrical, and academic worlds. much more Australian girls than males made the pilgrimage "home," looking possibilities past these on hand to them within the Australian colonies or dominion. In tracing the reports of those ladies, this quantity unearths hitherto unexamined connections among whiteness, colonial prestige, gender, and modernity.

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