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The sons of Clovis : Ern Malley, Adoré Floupette and a secret history of Australian poetry / David Brooks
Bib ID 5009604
Format BookBook
Author
Brooks, David, 1953-
 
Description St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2011 
xv, 368 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 9780702238840
0702238848
Summary

The Sons of Clovis is a scholarly tour de force. It begins with the Ern Malley affair, establishing previously unrecognised connections between the Australian scene and French symboliste poetry, before embarking on a fascinating journey through literature, culture, and poetics.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-356) and index.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at the publisher's home page: http://www.uqp.com.au

Subjects Malley, Ern.  |  Floupette, Adoré.  |  Harris, Max, 1921-1995.  |  McAuley, James, 1917-1976.  |  Stewart, Harold, 1916-1995.  |  Angry penguins.  |  Literary forgeries and mystifications.  |  Australian poetry -- South Australia -- 20th century.  |  Poetics -- History -- 20th century.
Available From PO Box 6042, St Lucia QLD 4067 

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