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Published 1 October 1978 in Volume 8 No. 4. Subjects: Australian identity, Australian literature and writers, Book reviewing, Publishing, Textual criticism & editing.
Cite as: Walker, David Robert. ‘The Palmer Abridgement of ‘Such is Life’.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 8, no. 4, 1978. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.9bb12c00d0.
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