Browne, Thomas Alexander

(b. 1826)
   Australian novelist. Robbery under Arms (1888), The Miner's Right (1890), A Sydney-side Saxon (1891), A Modern Buccaneer (1894), The Squatter's Dream, The Crooked Stick, Old Melbourne Memories (1895), A Canvas Town Romance (1898), Babes in the Bush (1900), A Tale of the Golden West (1906), etc.

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  • BROWNE, Thomas Alexander, Rolf Boldrewood (1826-1915) — novelist was born in England on 6 August 1826. His father, Captain Sylvester John Browne, formerly of the East India Company s service, emigrated to Australia in 1830. His mother, Eliza Angell Alexander, was his earliest admirer and most… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Thomas Alexander Browne — (6 August 1826 ndash; 11 March 1915) was an Australian writer, who sometimes published under the pseudonym Rolf Boldrewood and best known for his novel Robbery Under Arms .BiographyBrowne was born in London, the eldest child of Captain Sylvester… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Browne (disambiguation) — Thomas Browne may refer to:* Thomas Alexander Browne (1826 1915), Australian writer * Thomas Browne (1605 1682), English author * Thomas Browne, 4th Viscount Kenmare (1726 1795), Irish landowner and politician * Thomas Browne, Sheriff of Kent… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Brown — or Alex Brown is a name shared by the following individuals:Football players*Alexander Dewar Brown (born 1939), Scottish footballer; career lasted from 1957 to 1973; best known to the public as Sandy Brown *Alex Brown (rugby player) (born 1979),… …   Wikipedia

  • Browne —   [braʊn],    1) Charles Farrar, Pseudonym Artemus Ward [wɔːd], amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Journalist und Humorist, * bei Waterford (Me.) 26. 4. 1834, ✝ Southampton (England) 6. 3. 1867; kritisierte in seinen Skizzen, Geschichten und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Thomas Browne — Infobox Scientist name = PAGENAME box width = image width =150px caption = Portrait of Sir Thomas Browne birth date = October 19, 1605 birth place = London death date = October 19, 1682 death place = residence = citizenship = nationality =… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas McKinnon Wood — The Right Honourable Thomas McKinnon Wood PC Financial Secretary to the Treasury In office 23 October 1911 – 13 February 1912 Monarch George V …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas A. Stewart Secondary School — Infobox Education in Canada name= Thomas A. Stewart Secondary School imagesize= motto= True to Self motto translation= streetaddress= 1009 Armour Road North city= Peterborough province= Ontario postalcode= K9J 7B1 areacode= 705 phone= 743 5230… …   Wikipedia

  • Browne — /braʊn/ (say brown) noun 1. Coral (born Coral Edith Brown), 1913–91, Australian stage and film actor. 2. Thomas Alexander Rolf → Boldrewood. 3. Sir Thomas Gore, 1807–87, English soldier and administrator; governor of NZ 1854–61; governor of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — Woodburytype print of Huxley (1880 or earlier) Born 4 May 1825(1825 05 04) …   Wikipedia

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