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Published 1 October 1987 in Volume 13 No. 2. Subjects: Literary influences, Literary portrayal, Literary settings, Shirley Hazzard.
Cite as: Capone, Giovanna. ‘Shirley Hazzard : Transit and ‘The Bay of Noon’.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 13, no. 2, 1987. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.1b30dbe4e6.
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