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Typescripts of published and unpublished novels 1943-1958 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2784100
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Trist, Margaret, 1914-1986
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1943-1958 
9 v. 
Summary

Carbon typescript manuscripts of novels, some with manuscript alterations. Items include: 1. untitled manuscript, published as "Now that we're laughing". Also published in U.S.A. as "Sun on the hills", (252 p.). 2-3. "Tomorrow's yesterday" - two drafts, with slight differences, published as "Daddy", (221 p., 315 p.). 4-5. "The walls whisper" - two drafts, (245 p., 309 p.). 6-7. "Tansy" by 'Darling Downs' - two drafts, with slight differences. Published as "Morning in Queensland" (1958). 8. "Kitty Sylvester" - unpublished (311 p.). 9. "The Earth and the evening star" -unpublished, (303 p.).

Biography/History

Born in Dalby, Queensland: won sesquicentenary short story prize in 1938 and was awarded a Commonwealth Literary Fellowship in 1953. Her published works include: "Now that we're laughing" (1945), "Sun on the hills" (1946), "What else is there" (1946), "Daddy" (1946) and "Morning in Queensland" (1958).

Notes

Manuscript reference: NLA MS 1119.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A609 (Rev. 1)

Subjects Novelists, Australian - 20th century - Archives
Occupation Novelists
Also Titled

Tomorrow's yesterday.

Daddy.

Now that we're laughing.

Sun on the hills.

Morning in Queensland.

Kitty Sylvester.

Earth and the evening star.

Walls whisper.

Tansy.

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