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The Oxford companion to Australian literature

Author: W H Wilde; Joy W Hooton; B G Andrews
Publisher: Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Written in clear, accessible language, The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature contains more than 3000 entries on writers, plays, novels, poems, newspapers, journals, anthologies, literary prizes, movements and professional organisations. The plot summaries will be invaluable for students of our literature, and detailed biographies examine the careers and contributions of notable Australian writers. In  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
Biography
Dictionaries
Biography Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Biobibliographie
Biographies Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wilde, W.H. (William Henry).
Oxford companion to Australian literature.
Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994
(OCoLC)624390874
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: W H Wilde; Joy W Hooton; B G Andrews
ISBN: 019553381X 9780195533811
OCLC Number: 32470151
Description: 833 p. ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton, Barry Andrews.
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This revised and expanded reference work provides a comprehensive account of Australian writing from 1788 to 1993. Details of a new generation of playwrights, poets and novelists have been added to  Read more...

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