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book 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. Patrick White's brilliant novel, set in an Australian suburb, intertwines four deeply different lives.
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Victor White was then forty-two, his wife, Ruth Withycombe, ten years younger. When I was six months old my parents returned to Australia and settled in Sydney, principally because my mother could not face the prospect of too many sisters-in-law on the property, in which my.
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Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. Voss is the fifth published novel of Patrick White. It is based upon the life of the nineteenth-century Prussian explorer and naturalist Ludwig Leichhardt, who disappeared whilst on an expedition into the Australian outback. Seller Inventory # ABE Fiction - paperback; Vintage Classics; pages; First published inPatrick White's Voss went on to win the inaugural Miles Franklin Literary Award that same year.
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Patrick White was born in England in and taken to Australia, where his father owned a sheep farm, when he was six months old. He was educated in England at Cheltenham college and King's College, Cambridge. He settled in London, where he wrote several unpublished novels, then served in the RAF during the war.
Patrick White. Patrick White was born in England and raised in Australia. He became the most revered figure in modern Australian literature, and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in He died in September More Author Information.Patrick White was one of the world's main literary figures, but often neglected as a playwright outside Australia.
His first four plays, performed betweenwere instrumental in changing the directions of Australian theatre. This book presents an overview of Patrick White's life and work, as well as a critical analysis of his plays.View the profiles of people named Patrick White.
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