y Biographical Tribute to the Memory of Trim single work   prose   autobiography  
Date: 1809 Note: Written while Matthew Flinders was held captive by the French on Ile de France (now Mauritius) Place:
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Mauritius,
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Indian Ocean - Africa, Africa,
Issue Details: First known date: 1973 1973
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Notes

  • The 1977 edition was a joint winner in the Australian Book Design Award section in the Australian Book Pulishers' Association Award, 1978.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: Trim
Notes:
This is an abridged version of the text first published in Overland (Winter 1973).
    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Collins , 1977 .
      Extent: 30p.
      Note/s:
      • Illustrated by Annette Macarthur-Onslow and designed by Annette Macarthur-Onslow and Robin James.
      ISBN: 0001850288
    • Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 1997 .
      Extent: xix, 51 p.p.
      ISBN: 0207196141

Works about this Work

The Uses of Adversity: Matthew Flinders' Mauritius Writings. Gillian Dooley , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: Alas, for the Pelicans! Flinders, Baudin and Beyond : Essays and Poems. 2002; (p. 85-92)
Analyses one journal entry from Matthew Flinders Private Journal kept on Mauritius, and his Biographical Tribute to the Memory of Trim, his ship's cat. Looks at the purpose and value of these writings, which were probably not intended for publication.
Matthew Flinders as Writer Gillian Dooley , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , March no. 239 2002; (p. 45-48)
Untitled Millicent Jones , 1978 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time: The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , January no. 66 1978; (p. 43)

— Review of Biographical Tribute to the Memory of Trim Matthew Flinders 1973 single work prose autobiography
Matt's Cat Thomas Melville Perry , 1973 single work criticism
— Appears in: Overland , Winter no. 55 1973; (p. 2-3)
Untitled Millicent Jones , 1978 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time: The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , January no. 66 1978; (p. 43)

— Review of Biographical Tribute to the Memory of Trim Matthew Flinders 1973 single work prose autobiography
The Uses of Adversity: Matthew Flinders' Mauritius Writings. Gillian Dooley , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: Alas, for the Pelicans! Flinders, Baudin and Beyond : Essays and Poems. 2002; (p. 85-92)
Analyses one journal entry from Matthew Flinders Private Journal kept on Mauritius, and his Biographical Tribute to the Memory of Trim, his ship's cat. Looks at the purpose and value of these writings, which were probably not intended for publication.
Matthew Flinders as Writer Gillian Dooley , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , March no. 239 2002; (p. 45-48)
Matt's Cat Thomas Melville Perry , 1973 single work criticism
— Appears in: Overland , Winter no. 55 1973; (p. 2-3)
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    Mauritius,
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    Indian Ocean - Africa, Africa,
  • 1799-1804
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