The literature of Australia

an anthology
  • 3.72 MB
  • English

W.W. Norton & Co. , New York
Australian liter
Statementgeneral editor, Nicholas Jose ; foreword by Thomas Keneally.
ContributionsJose, Nicholas, 1952-
LC ClassificationsPR9614.4 .M39 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23229693M
ISBN 139780393072617
LC Control Number2009018458

The anthology covers years of literature in all genres, from the s to the present.

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