Australia and New Zealand

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Pennsylvania State University Press, Jan 1, 1970 - Literary Criticism - 243 pages
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In the past decade there has been a tremendous growth of interest in the literature of British Commonwealth countries, yet the standard histories of English literature have never given more than passing attention - if any - to works produced outside Britain and the United States. This new series, inaugurated with the volume on Australia and New Zealand described below, has been initiated to fill a longstanding need; future volumes will survey the literatures of Canada, the Caribbean countries, Africa, and Asia.

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Contents

Preface
7
Introduction
13
The Colonial Period to 188o
33
Copyright

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About the author (1970)

G. A. Wilkes was foundation professor of Australian literature at the University of Sydney and is the author and editor of innumerable books.