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Cheon of the Never Never / Kevin Wong Hoy
Bib ID 6188007
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Wong Hoy, Kevin, author
 
Description North Melbourne, Vic : Arcadia, 2012 
©2012 
113 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781921875861
Summary

"For readers world-wide Mrs Aeneas Gunn brought the Outback to life with her account of a year spent on a remote cattle station in Northern Australia. And of all the characters in her book she especially relished "Cheon ...whose presence and vivid language are one of the great attractions of We of the Never Never" (Geoffrey Dutton)..."--Back cover.

Notes

"Australia's first Chinese celebrity cook"--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-107)

Subjects Cheon (Chinese cook)  |  Cooks in literature.  |  Chinese -- Northern Territory -- History -- 1901-1914 -- Biography.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Based on : Gunn, Aeneas Mrs, 1870-1961. We of the Never Never
Available From 7 Lt Lothian St Nth, North Melbourne VIC 3051 

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