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Colonial Australian fiction : character types, social formations and the colonial economy / Ken Gelder and Rachael Weaver
Bib ID 7335077
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Gelder, Kenneth, author
 
Description [Sydney], NSW : Sydney University Press, [2017] 
©2017 
vii, 153 pages ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9781743324615 (paperback)
Series

Sydney studies in Australian literature.

Summary

As this book shows, colonial Australian character types are fluid, contradictory and often unpredictable. When we look closely, they have the potential to challenge our assumptions about fiction, genre and national identity.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-148) and index.

Subjects Literature and society -- Australia.  |  Australian fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.  |  Australian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.  |  Authors, Australian -- 19th century -- History and criticism.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Weaver, Rachael, author
Copyright information © Ken Gelder and Rachael Weaver 2017 ; © Sydney University Press 2017 

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