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Frank Sargeson wrote novels, memoirs and plays and was New Zealand's most important writer of short fiction following the death of Katherine Mansfield. He also encouraged numerous other writers, playing an invaluable role in the rise of our national literature, which he championed both at home and abroad. He was also a prolific letter writer, and this selection of the 500Frank Sargeson wrote novels, memoirs and plays and was New Zealand's most important writer of short fiction following the death of Katherine Mansfield. He also encouraged numerous other writers, playing an invaluable role in the rise of our national literature, which he championed both at home and abroad. He was also a prolific letter writer, and this selection of the 500 most fascinating range over numerous topics, capturing his times, his milieu, his preoccupations and life. He loved gossip, could be bitchy and sharp, affectionate, insightful and astute. Furthermore, his sexuality and unorthodox lifestyle provide a unique insight into our recent social history. The letters have been edited and annotated by academic Sarah Shieff. This is a rich and riveting record of both literary and social value for New Zealand....

Title : Letters of Frank Sargeson
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ISBN : 9781869793333
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 500 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Letters of Frank Sargeson Reviews

  • Aline Aniko
    2018-12-16 23:22

    A great book for anybody who wants to get to know better the man behind the writer.