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The Cockatoos

Shorter Novels and Stories

The Cockatoos( )
Author: White, Patrick
ISBN:978-0-14-018582-9
Publication Date:Sep 1993
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Penguin Classics
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $10.95
Book Details
Pages:288
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Literary
Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7 x 5 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:0.5 Pounds
Author Biography
White, Patrick (Author)
Patrick White was born on May 28, 1912 in Knightsbridge, London, to Australian parents. He studied modern languages at King's College, Cambridge. During World War II, he served in the Royal Air Force. His first novel, Happy Valley, was published in 1939. His other works include The Tree of Man, Voss, Riders in the Chariot, The Solid Mandala, The Twyborn Affair, and The Hanging Garden. He also wrote several plays including The Season at Sarsaparilla, Night on Bald Mountain, and Signal Driver. They never met with the success his fiction had and have not been produced outside Australia. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1973. He died on September 30, 1990.

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