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Australian writers" dictionary

Australian writers" dictionary

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Australia -- Usage -- Dictionaries.,
    • Authorship -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Rev. ed. of: The Australian writers" and editors" guide. 1991.

      Other titlesAustralian writers" and editors" guide.
      Statementedited by Shirley Purchase.
      SeriesOxford paperback reference
      ContributionsPurchase, Shirley, 1932-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE3601.Z5 A89 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 378 p. ;
      Number of Pages378
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL761692M
      ISBN 100195540808
      LC Control Number97158764
      OCLC/WorldCa36843620

      "The Australian Writers’ Centre courses are really worthwhile, definitely for anyone who’s interested in writing and taking a more serious step toward that as a. career - or even just as a hobby." Sarah Bailey's debut crime novel, The Dark Lake was a bestseller. She . There are a number of free websites and subscription databases containing online material, some full-text, for Australian literature works, biographies and criticism. Key items are: AustLit: the resource for Australian literature - a key resource for information about Australian writers and writing covering the s to the present.

      Free ebooks by Australian writers, or about Australia! Australia's Greatest Books. A number of Australian 'classics' which are available as free etexts. Dictionary of Australian Biography. Biographies of more than people prominent in the development of Australia; explorers, artists, politicians, scientists, etc. Australian literature, the literature of Australia. Because the vast majority of early Australian settlers were transported prisoners, the beginnings of Australian literature were oral rather than written. The Nineteenth Century. Early attempts at producing literary works were rather gentrified, written in the English style for an English audience.

      The Swan, a picture book for children by Don Bell, a Ngunawal Dreaming story that explains the creation of the white swan to distinguish the greedy large black swan ; Dyirri the Frog, a picture book for children by Don Bell, the Ngunawal Dreamtime story of the creation of the Corroboree Frog.; Mununja the butterfly: a Ngunawal Aboriginal story as told by Ngunawal elder Don Bell, a picture book. Output is a tangible way of measuring the impact of Australian writers and Australian books in London. 62 Readership and reception is another and the Australian authors whose main market was that of the circulating library is noted above. However, many of the readers would not have known they were reading a book by an Australian.


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