Australian poetry, 1964

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Statementedited by Randolph Stow.
ContributionsStow, Randolph, 1935-
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Open LibraryOL19063427M

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During its early Western history, Australia was a collection of British colonies, therefore, its recognised literary tradition begins with and is linked to the broader tradition of English literature.

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