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The Resource Leeward : a memoir, Geoffrey Lehmann

Leeward : a memoir, Geoffrey Lehmann

Label
Leeward : a memoir
Title
Leeward
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Lehmann
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this lyrical and honest memoir, Geoffrey Lehmann tells the story of his life as a poet, tax lawyer, member of the Sydney Push, single father to three small children and finally, a happily married man who returns to poetry writing. Tracing the contours of his family history, and the contours of a particular slice of Sydney, his life and work crosses with some of the leading cultural figures of the twentieth century - Les Murray, Judith Wright, Christopher Brennan, Clive James - and beyond
Summary
This is a lyrical and honest memoir of a poet's life in Sydney. From Lavender Bay to Lindfield, Geoff Lehmann tells the story of his life as a poet, tax lawyer, member of the Sydney Push, single father to three small children and finally, a happily married man who returns to poetry writing and translation. His life and work crosses with some of the leading cultural figures of the twentieth century and beyond - Les Murray, Judith Wright, Christopher Brennan, Clive James. He traces the contours of his own life and his family history, and the contours of particular slice of Sydney.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10741862
Cataloging source
NRML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lehmann, Geoffrey
Dewey number
B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lehmann, Geoffrey
  • Poets
  • Poets, Australian
  • Lawyers
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Leeward : a memoir, Geoffrey Lehmann
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000064462972
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
417 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781742236131
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Leeward : a memoir, Geoffrey Lehmann
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000064462972
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
417 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781742236131
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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