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Published 1 May 1988 in Volume 13 No. 3. Subjects: Coast, Death, Sydney, Urban, Writer's inspiration.
Cite as: Kirkpatrick, Peter. ‘Joe Lynch, Bohemian Hero of Five Bells.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 13, no. 3, 1988. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.aad295bb3b.
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