Description - Ultima Thule by Rhona Rauszer
Rhona Rauszer has had a long and varied life, always being drawn back to her ancestral homeland, Skye. Despite being registered blind in 1986 and a lack of formal education her Polish husband Kazimir always encouraged her creativity; after his death Rhona settled in Skye and began to make her living by writing and painting. The stories collected here make up Rhona's biography, an oral narrative composed and recorded by her over a period of twelve years (1992-2004).
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(216mm x 138mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Rhona Rauszer
Rhona Rauszer (nee Mackinnon) spent the summers of her childhood in Skye. She served in the WRNS throughout the war, and performed with ENSA in France and Germany. She became a professional actress and made numerous contributions to BBC Scottish Home Service radio from 1938 to 1968. In 1968 she moved permanently to Skye to concentrate on her writing and painting.