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The Cambridge history of Australian literature

Pierce, Peter2009
Books, Manuscripts
Draws on scholarship from leading figures in the field and spans Australian literary history from colonial origins, indigenous and migrant literatures, as well as representations of Asia and the Pacific and the role of literary culture in modern Australian society.
Main title:
Imprint:
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2009
Collation:
612 p.
Contents:
From European imaginings of Australia to the end of the colonial period - Britain's Australia - Beginnings of literature in colonial Australia - Early writings by indigenous Australians - Australian colonial poetry, 1788-1888: claiming the future, restoring the past - No place for a book? Fiction in Australia to 1890 - Romantic aftermaths - From the late nineteenth century to 1950 - Australia's Australia - Short story, 1890's to 1950
ISBN:
9780521881654 (hbk)
Dewey class:
AUST820.9 CAM
Local class:
AUST820.9
Language:
English
BRN:
114675
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