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Settler Romances and the Australian Girl

Settler Romances and the Australian Girl( )
Author: Dalziell, Tanya
Publication Date:Jun 2004
Publisher:UWA Publishing
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

With incisive and highly original readings of popular late 19th and early 20th-century settler adventure romances and popular ethnography, this book unmasks a deep-seated anxiety about the stability of concepts of whiteness and femininity in colonial Australia. It considers in detail Miles Franklin's My Brilliant Career, Catherine Martin's An Australian Girl, the adventure novels An Australian Bush Track by J.D. Hennessey and Rosa Campbell Praed's Fugitive Anne: A Romance of the...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Psychology / Human Sexuality
Literary Criticism / Australian & Oceanian
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8 x 0.5 Inches
Book Weight:0.58 Pounds

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