Christina Stead: A Biography


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Christina Stead was a hugely unapproachable person who detested self-revelation and, late in life, destroyed many of her private papers. Would-be biographers were held at arm's length, and any so foolhardy as to persevere found doors slammed and projects aborted. Only Hazel Rowley managed to stay the course, persuading Stead's estate as well as her friends, colleagues, and family members to cooperate, thereby gaining access to private papers and privileged memories. The result is an intellectually rigorous yet dramatically ...

Christina Stead: A Biography 1995, Henry Holt & Company

ISBN-13: 9780805042627

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Christina Stead: A Biography 1994, Henry Holt & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780805034110

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Christina Stead: A Biography 1993, Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN-13: 9780855613846

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