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Published 1 June 1967 in Volume 3 No. 1.
Cite as: Oppenheim, Helen. ‘‘The Hibernian Father’ : Mysteries Solved and Unsolved.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 3, no. 1, 1967. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.52ae3a9274.
Discusses three Australian novels which ‘are strikingly similar in that they have at their heart a male figure who acts in a distructive way towards the women around him; all three of the male protagonists disguise their egotistic aggression under…