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Published 1 October 1977 in Volume 8 No. 2. Subjects: Literary career.
Cite as: . ‘John Tranter.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 8, no. 2, 1977. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.77b60151fb.
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