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Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer The double life of Herbert Dyce Murphy

Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer The double life of Herbert Dyce Murphy

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Published by Jane Curry Publishing in Sydney, Australia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Second edition

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationxiv, 407p
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24456448M
ISBN 10I920727 10 8

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Share. Herbert Dyce Murphy inspired Patrick White's 'The Twyborn Affair'; he appears as a woman in one of E. Phillips Fox's best-known paintings; he prevented Douglas Mawson's Antarctic expedition from imploding.'/5(13). Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer The double life of Herbert Dyce Murphy Herbert Dyce Murphy inspired Patrick White's The Twyborn Affair ; he appears as a woman in one of E.

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Brilliantly researched and beautifully written, Heather Rossiter's 'Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer' gives Murphy's unforgettable story its due at last.

"The life of this Australian adventurer overseas, as teenage seaman, lady spy in Europe before World War I, Arctic explorer, reads like fiction and inspired fiction, Patrick White's The Twyborn Affair. LADY SPY, GENTLEMAN EXPLORER THE LIFE OF HERBERT DYCE MURPHY by Heather Rossiter.

Herbert Dyce Murphy's life was so filled with extraordinary adventure that it reads like a novel. Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer. The Life of Herbert Dyce Murphy: the Most Extraordinary Australian You'Ve Never Heard of.

By Heather Rossiter. Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer: The Life of Herbert Dyce Murphy. Jane Curry Publishing.

_____ This is an odd story. In some ways there is either too little or too much cross-dressing. If he was so at home as a woman, how could he do it for five years, and then never again. Maybe the years as a 'Lady Spy' never happened. The book Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer: The Life of Herbert Dyce Murphy gives a good insight into this man's extraordinary achievements and life.

Herbert Dyce Murphy (), sometimes known as Dyce-Murphy, gentleman adventurer and raconteur, was born on 18 October at Como, South Yarra, Melbourne, son of Alexander Dyce Murphy and his wife Ada Maud Florence, daughter of John Rout t's other grandfather was Sir Francis Murphy.

In his childhood Lord Lucan told him the story of the charge of the Light. Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer tells the story of one man's fascinating double life–a gentleman adventurer who also dressed in drag to spy for British Military Intelligence in pre-World War I Europe. Heather also gave us a taster of her book ‘Lady Spy, Gentleman Explorer’ (the double life of Herbert Dyce Murphy).

Herbert was 2nd in Command to Mawson on the Australasian Antarctic Expedition – He had quite a life and was intimately related to Miss Edith Murphy.

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I can't for the life of me recall how this remarkable individual came on to my radar. While Murphy did go on the lecture circuit, I can't find that he played vaudeville or the halls. My likely pathway to this subject was my earlier.

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