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Published 1 October 1974 in Volume 6 No. 4. Subjects: Literary portrayal, Writer's research & sources, Marcus Clarke.
Cite as: Wilding, Michael. ‘Marcus Clarke’s ‘Chidiock Tichbourne’.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 6, no. 4, 1974. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.f35bea357f.
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