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Hewett, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 163 works in 453 publications in 6 languages and 5,209 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Biography  Poetry  History  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Musical settings  Manuscripts  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Librettist
Classifications: PR9619.3.H4, 822.3
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Bobbin up by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirl, just 19 and four months pregnant, takes a job in a Sydney slum sweatshop for breadline wages. Among the women with whom she develops a caring group spirit in adversity is Nell, a staunch communist who gives Shirl a sense of social purpose
The chapel perilous (or The Perilous adventures of Sally Banner), a play by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

28 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from Mukinupin : a musical play in two acts by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1996 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of life in a small WA country town in the wheat belt; includes part Aboriginal character
Alice in Wormland : selected poems by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated volume based on the "Alice" poems composed by poet and playwright Dorothy Hewett (autograph inside back cover), titled "Alice in Wormland". Sepia toned black and white photographs and photographic collages are framed in polaroid borders. The book consists of 32 pages and 33 photographic images. A second folder contains some sample images and slides showing the completed book
Sandgropers : a Western Australian anthology by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bon-bons and roses for Dolly ; The Tatty Hollow story : two plays by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

14 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wheatlands by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This old man comes rolling home by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and Italian and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden Valley ; Song of the seals by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and Italian and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susannah's dreaming ; The golden oldies by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toucher by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected poems, 1940-1995 by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peninsula by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neap tide by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halfway up the mountain by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of thirteen collections of poetry, three novels, an autobiography and thirteen plays, as well as many articles and short stories, Hewett is one of Australia's best known and loved writers. Amongst her numerous accolades, she has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal for Services to Literature
Selected poems of Dorothy Hewett by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading Australian literary figure, Dorothy Hewett is remembered and rediscovered in this very personal book of selected poetry. Compiled by Dorothy's daughter, the poet and literary scholar Kate Lilley, Selected Poems encapsulates Hewett's enduring themes of grief, loss, despair and memory
A baker's dozen by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The thirteen stories in this superb collection span the period from 1957 to 1996, creating a vivid portrait of Australian life during these years. Dorothy Hewett casts her perceptive eye over race relations, single mothers, communism, dodging the law - nothing is too great or small for her unstinting gaze"--cover
Collected plays by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tremendous world in her head : selected poems by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chapel perilous by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It traces Sally's life from school days, through lovers, attempted suicide, marriage and politics
 
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Alternative Names
Dorothy Hewett australiensk poet

Dorothy Hewett Australisch auteur

Dorothy Hewett australische Schriftstellerin

Dorothy Hewett australsk poet

Dorothy Hewett author and poet from Western Australia

Lilley, Dorothy

Lilley Dorothy 1923-2002

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The chapel perilous (or The Perilous adventures of Sally Banner), a playThe man from Mukinupin : a musical play in two actsWheatlandsGolden Valley ; Song of the sealsSusannah's dreaming ; The golden oldiesSelected poems of Dorothy HewettCollected playsThe chapel perilous