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Obscenity, blasphemy, sedition : the rise and fall of literary censorship in Australia / Peter Coleman
Bib ID 2095745
Format BookBook
Author
Coleman, Peter, 1928-2019
 
Description Sydney : Duffy & Snellgrove, 2000 
xiv, 257 p. : ill. ; 20 cm 
ISBN 1875989722 (paperback)
Summary

A re-release of Coleman's classic account of the various efforts through history to censor the written word in Australia. It runs from 1788 to the early 1960s, when the fight against censorship was largely won.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Obscenity (Law) -- Australia.  |  Blasphemy -- Australia.  |  Sedition -- Australia.  |  Censorship -- Australia.

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