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Published 1 October 1979 in Volume 9 No. 2. Subjects: Literary allusions & references, Literary portrayal, Short stories.
Cite as: Sellick, Robert. ‘Shirley Hazzard : Dislocation and Continuity.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 9, no. 2, 1979. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.0ff2971d98.
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