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Literary manuscripts of Vera Dwyer [19--] [manuscript]
Bib ID 282065
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Dwyer, Vera
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description [19--] 
1 cm. 
Summary

Typescript drafts, with manuscript corrections, of a story for children by Vera G. Dwyer, entitled Children of the Shoe, later changed to The House that Dad Built. One of the three drafts is incomplete.

Biography/History

Born in Hobart, Vera Dwyer began her writing career by contributing to children's columns in newspapers. Her first book, With Beating Wings was written when she was in her teens and was sponsored by Ethel Turner. Her works include children's books as well as adult fiction.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 3949.

Related Material Correspondence between Vera Dwyer and her husband, Warwick Fussell is held at the Australian War Memorial. 
Subjects Dwyer, Vera -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Women authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.
Occupation Children's authors.

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