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Patrick White

R. F. Brissenden

Patrick White

by R. F. Brissenden

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Published by Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green in Harlow, Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • White, Patrick, 1912-,
    • Novelists, Australian -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Australia -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 47-48.

      Statementby R. F. Brissenden.
      SeriesWriters and their work, no. 190, Bibliographical series of supplements to British book news on writers and their work,, no 190
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6045.H19 Z6 1969, PR9619.3.W5 Z6 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5160678M
      LC Control Number74499104

      ‘Patrick White, the un-Australian writer who did more than any other writer in the twentieth century to create an imaginative language that we can call Australian, who unshackled us from the demand that we write as the English do, who recognised, through his own alienation and also through Followers: The Aunts Story by Patrick White and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at esteindesign.xyz

      Voss is a remarkable book. White's language here is at its simplest and most direct, his story is brutal and wrenching. Set in the mid-nineteenth century White relates the story of Voss, a German who sets out to cross the Australian continent. Get this from a library! Patrick White. [May-Brit Akerholt] -- Patrick White was one of the world's main literary figures, but often neglected as a playwright outside Australia. His first four plays, performed between , were instrumental in changing the.

      Aug 22,  · Patrick White’s magnificent debut novel—first published , long out of print and now a Text Classic. Based on Patrick White’s own experiences in the early s as a jackaroo at Bolaro, near Adaminaby in south-eastern New South Wales, Happy Valley paints a portrait of a community in a desolate landscape. It is a jagged and restless study of small-town and country life. White was. Oct 19,  · Patrick White: Under the Skin Nicholas Shakespeare hails the peaty novels of Patrick White, the Australian master whose work is as enduring as that of William Faulkner or Thomas Mann.


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Voss was a German, a mystery man who managed to win backing without trust or liking. His chief backer was a rancher-promoter named Bonner- and it is here the story starts. Here, too, are planted the seeds of.Jan 22,  · As a writer, Patrick White never gave interviews or wrote for magazines and newspapers.

His life was private until October when the Swedish Academy awarded him with the Nobel Prize in .