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Fivefathers : five Australian poets of the pre-academic era

Author: Les A Murray
Publisher: Manchester [England] : Carcanet Press, 1994.
Series: Fyfield books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'This book, ' writes Les Murray, 'presents to British and European readers selections from the work of five leading Australian poets of the generation before mine.' They are, with Judith Wright, A.D. Hope and Gwen Harwood - who are happily available in British editions - key figures in 'a Golden Age of Australian poetry which paradoxically coincided with its greatest marginalisation'. Murray's characteristically
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fivefathers.
Manchester [England] : Carcanet Press, 1994
(OCoLC)623928773
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Les A Murray
ISBN: 1857540875 9781857540871
OCLC Number: 30436477
Description: 207 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Kenneth Slessor --
Roland Robinson --
David Campbell --
James McAuley --
Francis Webb.
Series Title: Fyfield books.
Other Titles: Five fathers
Responsibility: presented and edited by Les Murray.
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Features five key figures of Australian poetry - Kenneth Slessor, Roland Robinson, David Campbell, James McAuley and Francis Webb. Les Murray's introductory essays to the poets evoke the writers'  Read more...

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