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Papers of Chester Eagle, 1955-2010 (bulk 1970-2010) [manuscript]
Bib ID 3766551
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Eagle, Chester, 1933-
 
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Description [1955-2010] 
2.27 m. (15 boxes) + 1 folder. 
Summary

MS 9970 contains business cards, three pamphlets and a copy of Eagle's publication Hallucination before departure, his memoir of Alan Marshall. Also included are three copies of the publication Mozart, a memoir by Chester Eagle.

The MS Acc10.194 instalment comprises drafts of published novels, plays, operas and essays, including Hail and farewell!, Who could love the nightingale, From faces, Wobbly mirror, At the window, and The gander gate; drafts of various unpublished works; travel notes; personal journal; correspondence (15 boxes).

Biography/History

Author. Has published several collections of short stories, a number of novels and three autobiographical works, the first of which Mapping the paddocks (1984), won the Age Book of the Year Award for non-fiction. In the mid 1990s Eagle began publishing his own works under the name Trojan Press.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9970, MS Acc10.194.

Subjects Eagle, Chester, 1933- -- Archives.  |  Marshall, Alan, 1902-1984.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1955-2010 
Occupation Authors.
Terms of Use Copying of Chester Eagle's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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