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Barley Patch (Australian Literature Series) Paperback – Import, 4 October 2011

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An obsessive, funny, wonderfully self-invented writer at the height of his powers. --Michael Heyward Murnane examines the nature of reading and writing and the construction of truths and fictions. And somehow, without the use of metaphor or simile, but simple transparency, he approaches the underside of these concepts, the heart of the matter, the magic of the thing that is storytelling. --Smiljana Glisovic Murnane is quite simply one of the finest writers we have produced. --Peter Craven [A] book about another, more perfect book never destined to be written . . . It is like a big, polished stone thrown into the babbling brook of ordinary novels.

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Gerald Murnane was born in Melbourne, Australia in 1939. He is the author of eight works of fiction, including "Barley Patch, Inland, The Plains", and Tamarisk Row, as well as a collection of essays, "Invisible Yet Enduring Lilacs". Murnane has been a recipient of the Patrick White Award and the Melbourne Prize. "Barley Patch" won the 2010 Adelaide Festival Award for Innovation.

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  • Publisher : Dalkey Archive Press; 1st edition (4 October 2011)
  • Language: : English
  • Paperback : 296 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1564786765
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1564786760
  • Item Weight : 340 g
  • Dimensions : 13.97 x 2.03 x 20.07 cm
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