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Literary Sydney: A Walking Guide




Literary Sydney: A Walking Guide

Author: Peter Kirkpatrick   Jill Dimond  


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Highly entertaining and thoroughly researched walking guide to many of Sydney's famous literary landmarks, including galleries, theatres, libraries, newspaper offices, pubs, parks and museums. It tours the homes and bohemian haunts of legendary Australian writers, including Patrick White, Les Murray, Germaine Greer, Thomas Keneally, Murray Bail, Drusilla Modjeska, and others. Literary Sydney is to be launched at the May Sydney Writers Festival 2000 to coincide with the Sydney Olympics - ideal for locals and overseas visitors. The walks are wittily described and contextualised by Sydney residents Jill Dimond and her partner, the acclaimed poet, Peter Kirkpatrick.
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