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The Resource From a distant shore : Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012, Bruce Bennett and Anne Pender

From a distant shore : Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012, Bruce Bennett and Anne Pender

Label
From a distant shore : Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012
Title
From a distant shore
Title remainder
Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Bennett and Anne Pender
Title variation
  • Australian writers in Britain eighteen-twenty to twenty-twelve
  • Australian writers abroad : the British experience
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10215010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bennett, Bruce
Dewey number
809.824
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pender, Anne
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors, Australian
  • Expatriate authors
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012
Label
From a distant shore : Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012, Bruce Bennett and Anne Pender
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-262)
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Cringing, Whingeing, Crying, Strutting -- Australian Writers in Britain 1823-2012 -- ch. 2 Early Expatriate Writers in Britain / Gilbert Murray -- ch. 3 Icons / Martin Boyd -- ch. 4 Crime Writers / Helen Simpson -- ch. 5 War and Domestic Fronts / P.L. Travers -- ch. 6 Love among the Daffodils -- Australian Romancers Abroad, 1890s-1950s / W.N. Willis -- ch. 7 The Fateful Consequences of Expatriation -- Art, Craft and Wealth / Morris West -- ch. 8 Suburbs of the Mind / Mrs Everage -- ch. 9 Christina Stead's England and the Spectacular Social Novel -- ch. 10 Arguments with England / Clive James -- ch. 11 English Lessons and Other Unnatural Passions / Madeleine St John -- ch. 12 Critics and Reformers / Geoffrey Robertson -- ch. 13 `In Bed with the English' -- Germaine Greer's Life in Writing -- ch. 14 `Hungry Ghosts' -- The Fiction of Susan Johnson and the Expatriated Self -- ch. 15 `The Ex Factor' --
  • Contents note continued: Contemporary Australian Writers in Britain / M.J. Hyland
Control code
000049999993
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9781921867941
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
From a distant shore : Australian writers in Britain 1820-2012, Bruce Bennett and Anne Pender
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-262)
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Cringing, Whingeing, Crying, Strutting -- Australian Writers in Britain 1823-2012 -- ch. 2 Early Expatriate Writers in Britain / Gilbert Murray -- ch. 3 Icons / Martin Boyd -- ch. 4 Crime Writers / Helen Simpson -- ch. 5 War and Domestic Fronts / P.L. Travers -- ch. 6 Love among the Daffodils -- Australian Romancers Abroad, 1890s-1950s / W.N. Willis -- ch. 7 The Fateful Consequences of Expatriation -- Art, Craft and Wealth / Morris West -- ch. 8 Suburbs of the Mind / Mrs Everage -- ch. 9 Christina Stead's England and the Spectacular Social Novel -- ch. 10 Arguments with England / Clive James -- ch. 11 English Lessons and Other Unnatural Passions / Madeleine St John -- ch. 12 Critics and Reformers / Geoffrey Robertson -- ch. 13 `In Bed with the English' -- Germaine Greer's Life in Writing -- ch. 14 `Hungry Ghosts' -- The Fiction of Susan Johnson and the Expatriated Self -- ch. 15 `The Ex Factor' --
  • Contents note continued: Contemporary Australian Writers in Britain / M.J. Hyland
Control code
000049999993
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9781921867941
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations

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