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Issue Details: First known date: 2018... 2018 Miss Ada Crossley, Contralto
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'A now forgotten Australian singer with ‘a most glorious voice’ achieved worldwide acclaim in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, writes Jane Rankine.'


  • Epigraph: Fame is made up of four elements: a person and an accomplishment, their immediate publicity, and what posterity has thought about them ever since.

    -Leo Braudy, The Frenzy of Renown: Fame and Its History

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