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Australian Literature From C L Hawley


The Past is Another Country

By Battle, Lois

Simon & Schuster,. Hardback. 392pp. Novel, set in Australia.  Clean and sound. Dw is rubbed to edges. Slightly cocked to spine. Good copy in good dw. . Hardcover. First edition. 1990.


David Williamson: A Writer's Career
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David Williamson: A Writer's Career

By Kiernan, Brian

Paddington NSW: Currency Press,. Paperback. 3266p. A revised edition of this assessment of the work of the Australian playwright. Small selection of black and white plates.  Lightly rubbed to edges. Very good copy. . Paperback. Revised. 1996.


Thomas Keneally
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Thomas Keneally

By Quartermaine, Peter

London: Edward Arnold,. 111pp. Part of the Modern Fiction series. An assessment of some of the earlier works of Thomas Keneally. Covers: Bring Larks and Heroism, Three Cheers for the Paraclete, The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Confederates, Schindler's Arc, The Playmaker. Chronology. Bibliography. Slight pen mark to front cover and to closed page edges otherwise minimal wear. Very good copy. . Paperback. 1991.


Germaine Greer: Untamed Shrew
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Germaine Greer: Untamed Shrew

By Wallace, Christine.

London: Richard Cohen Books,. Hardback. 333pp. Biography of the Australian feminist that attempts to address both the life of Germaine Greer and the apparent inconsistencies in her long publishing career. A small number of black and white plates. Indexed Light edge wear. Near fine copy in very good dust wrapper . Hardback. 1999.


Kunapipi: Post-Colonial Women's Writing Volume XVI Number 1 1994

By Rutherford, Anna (editor)

Paperback. 636pp. Substantial periodical of creative and critical writing. This issue provides mini biographies, brief 'why I write' contributions from the authors, short stories, extracts, poems etc from women from Australia, Canada, Africa, Pakistan and India, New Zealand, Britain, Sri Lanka, the Caribbean, Singapore and Malaysia. The largest selection is from Australia. There are also a series of critical essays. Small number of black and white photographs. Very clean and bright. Minimal wear. Near fine copy. . Paperback. 1994.


Christina Stead

By Lidoff, Joan

New York: Ungar,. Paperback. 255p. A biography of the Australian writer. Includes chronology, bibliography and index. Faded to spine. Somewhat rubbed. A hint of foxing to edges. A good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1982.


Memoirs of Many in One by Alex Xenophon Demirijian Gray

By White, Patrick

London: Jonathan Cape. Hardback. 192pp. An innovative semi-autobiographical form purportedly written in the first person by Gray and edited by White.  A discrete ex library copy with no external numbering to dw or spine. Withdrawal stamps inside. Missing ffep and chip from one prelim. Dw is slightly sunned but is clean. Some edge wear. Very good copy. . Hardback. Ex-Library. 1986.