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Title: Lanterns over Pinchgut: A Book of Memoirs.
Description: Melbourne Macmillan, 1988. 1st ed. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, minor edgewear jacket (lightly rubbed), light toning edges, light rubbing bottom edges. 344 pp. Anne Kerr writes of her life as an international interpreter which took her all over the world, and also of her second marriage to John Kerr, the ex-Governor General of Australia. She reports her experiences in Cambodia, as an au pair in the Jura Mountains, in Samoa where she meets the ghost of Robert Louis Stevenson, and comes under the spell of the Katsura Villa in Kyoto. She uses the keen eye of the artist, and the engaging skills of the true lover of language. ISBN: 0333477081.

Keywords: australian biography, australian government, governors-general, communication, language, translation, translators 0333477081

Price: AUD 15.00 = appr. US$ 10.38 Seller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
- Book number: 25721

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