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Cambridge, Ada 1844-1926

Overview
Works: 102 works in 388 publications in 1 language and 2,693 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Poetry  Dime novels  Hymns  Records and correspondence  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9619.2.C34, 823
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The three Miss Kings by Ada Cambridge( Book )

33 editions published between 1891 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three Miss Kings, Elizabeth, Eleanor, and Patty, were brought up in a remote seaside settlement in Victoria, Australia. Their father is a mysterious man of preposterous eccentricity, their late mother a dignified, accomplished woman who instilled in the girls an appreciation of spiritual and intellectual aspirations which compensates for their lack of worldly experience
A marked man : some episodes in his life by Ada Cambridge( Book )

24 editions published between 1890 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty years in Australia by Ada Cambridge( Book )

8 editions published between 1903 and 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ada Cambridge recalls her experiences as an English vicar's wife in Victoria from 1870 to Federation.__
A humble enterprise by Ada Cambridge( Book )

17 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English-born author Ada Cambridge lived much of her life in the rough pioneer towns of Australia, and the formative life experiences she had along the way helped shape her preternatural gifts of observation. She brings her talent for unforgettable characters enmeshed in gripping, realistic plots to bear in the novel A Humble Enterprise, which follows the fate of a family who tries valiantly to make ends meet after the patriarch meets his sudden, untimely end
Sisters by Ada Cambridge( Book )

12 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the nineteenth century, marriage was often regarded as the be-all and end-all of women's lives. In the keenly observed novel Sisters, English-born author Ada Cambridge takes a closer look at this widespread belief and its implications and consequences. The story centers on a quartet of sisters who each have vastly different views of⁰́₄and outcomes in⁰́₄their nuptial pursuits
Fidelis by Ada Cambridge( Book )

10 editions published between 1895 and 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not all in vain by Ada Cambridge( Book )

15 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unspoken thoughts by Ada Cambridge( Book )

15 editions published between 1887 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Materfamilias by Ada Cambridge( Book )

10 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on her own life experiences as a young, independent bride who struck out for Australia at a tender age, author Ada Cambridge creates a gripping historical novel in Materfamilias. Protagonist Polly is a plucky, opinionated young lady who has her own views of right and wrong and sticks to them, even when it makes things more difficult for her. Will the reality of family life live up to her fondest dreams?
The retrospect by Ada Cambridge( Book )

9 editions published between 1909 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint from an unnamed periodical, January 1909
A marriage ceremony by Ada Cambridge( Book )

12 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My guardian: a story of the Fen country. : By Ada Cambridge. Illustrated by Frank Dicksee by Ada Cambridge( Book )

14 editions published between 1878 and 1984 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At midnight and other stories by Ada Cambridge( Book )

8 editions published between 1897 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hymns on the Holy Communion by Ada Cambridge( Book )

9 editions published in 1866 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Path and goal by Ada Cambridge( Book )

8 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little minx, a sketch by Ada Cambridge( Book )

8 editions published between 1893 and 1894 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hand in the dark, and other poems by Ada Cambridge( Book )

7 editions published between 1913 and 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manor house and other poems by Ada Cambridge( Book )

12 editions published between 1875 and 2000 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hymns on the litany by Ada Cambridge( Book )

8 editions published between 1865 and 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mere chance. A novel by Ada Cambridge( Book )

6 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after getting married, English-born author Ada Cambridge set sail for Australia, where she would live for most of the rest of her life. The experience proved to be a formative one in terms of her literary career, as many of her essays and novels focused on aspects of life ""down under."" The novel A Mere Chance focuses on the social debut of a plucky young lady named Rachel Fetherstonhaugh, who makes a splash in the stuffy upper echelons of Melbourne high society
 
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Alternative Names
Ada Cambridge britisk poet og skribent

Ada Cambridge scrittrice e poetessa inglese

Ada Cross brittisk poet och författare

Cross, Ada 1844-1926

Cross, Ada Cambridge 1844-1926

Cross, George Frederick 1844-1926 Mrs

Cross, George Frederick, Mrs, 1844-1926

Languages
English (267)

Covers
Thirty years in Australia