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Alexander Tolmer (1815-1890), police officer, was born in England of French refugee parents, but spent his early childhood in France. At 8 he rejoined his widowed father, who had remarried and was a language...

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Uniform title: Reminiscences of an adventurous and chequered career at home and at the antipodes. Selections
by Tolmer, Alexander, 1815-1890
[Adelaide : M.P. Tonkin], 1985
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