4 edition of Australian writers" dictionary found in the catalog.
Australian writers" dictionary
Rev. ed. of: The Australian writers" and editors" guide. 1991.
|Other titles||Australian writers" and editors" guide.|
|Statement||edited by Shirley Purchase.|
|Series||Oxford paperback reference|
|Contributions||Purchase, Shirley, 1932-|
|LC Classifications||PE3601.Z5 A89 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 378 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||378|
|LC Control Number||97158764|
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