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Australia Felix: Joseph Furphy and Patrick White.

Robert L. McDougall

Australia Felix: Joseph Furphy and Patrick White.

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Published by Australian National University Press in Canberra .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCommonwealth Literary Fund lectures -- 1966
ContributionsWhite, Patrick Victor Martindale., Furphy, Joseph, 1843-1912.
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21443834M

David Malouf was born in Brisbane in Since 'Interiors' in Four Poets, , he has published poetry, novels and short stories, essays, opera librettos and a play, and has been widely translated. In he was the sixteenth Neustadt Laureate.


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Australia Felix: Joseph Furphy and Patrick White. by Robert L. McDougall Download PDF EPUB FB2

Australia Felix: Joseph Furphy and Patrick White. Canberra: Australian National University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Joseph Furphy; Patrick White; Joseph Furphy; Patrick White: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert L McDougall; Patrick White; Joseph Furphy.

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