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Published 1 October 2012 in Volume 27 No. 3-4. Subjects: Human condition, Time & change.
Cite as: Gilmore, Mary. ‘Tribute.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 27, no. 3/4, 2012. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.35345cf3e9.
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