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Hewett, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 162 works in 389 publications in 6 languages and 3,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Fiction  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
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Publications about Dorothy Hewett
Publications by Dorothy Hewett
Publications by Dorothy Hewett, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Dorothy Hewett
 
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Hewett
Bobbin up by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
29 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 342 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 )
26 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and held by 251 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 172 libraries worldwide
Drama of life in a small WA country town in the wheat belt; includes part Aboriginal character
Sandgropers : a Western Australian anthology by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Alice in Wormland : selected poems by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 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
Wheatlands by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
This old man comes rolling home by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Golden Valley ; Song of the seals by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and Italian and held by 117 libraries worldwide
The toucher by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Susannah's dreaming ; The golden oldies by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Collected poems, 1940-1995 by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Halfway up the mountain by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 101 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
Neap tide by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Peninsula by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Selected poems of Dorothy Hewett by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 88 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 85 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 79 libraries worldwide
A tremendous world in her head : selected poems by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The chapel perilous by Dorothy Hewett( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 25 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
יואיט, דורותי
Languages
English (192)
Italian (9)
Hebrew (3)
German (2)
Russian (2)
Bulgarian (1)
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