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Published 1 May 1981 in Volume 10 No. 1. Subjects: Literary career, Literary influences, Literary portrayal, Writer's research & sources.
Cite as: Mitchell, Adrian. ‘A Frame of Reference : Rosemary Dobson’s Grace Notes for Humanity.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 10, no. 1, 1981. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.8ccd5ad18e.
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