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Hewett, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 157 works in 384 publications in 4 languages and 4,262 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Fiction  Poetry  History  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Musical settings  Manuscripts  Illustrations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Other, Writer of accompanying material, Librettist
Classifications: PR9619.3.H4, 822
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Bobbin up by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 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 1970 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It traces Sally's life from school days, through lovers, attempted suicide, marriage and politics
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 178 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 )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 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 )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wheatlands by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 133 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 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toucher by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 67, sitting in her wheelchair in a garden full of ghosts, Esther La Farge falls in love with Billy Crowe, the grandson of a boy whose image has haunted her all her life. This story of sexual intrigue, memory and death is played out against a backdrop of the wild south coast of Western Australia
Collected poems, 1940-1995 by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1985 in English and Italian and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peninsula by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halfway up the mountain by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An archaeological dig: of geographies, relationships, language, and personae, in a collection of poetry from Australian poet Dorothy Hewett
Neap tide by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems of Dorothy Hewett by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 92 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 )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected plays by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Dorothy Hewett( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Lilley, Dorothy

Lilley Dorothy 1923-2002

יואיט, דורותי

Languages
English (203)

Italian (7)

Hebrew (3)

Czech (1)

Covers
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 plays