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us: Murray, Les A., 1938-


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  • Fuller Name

    • Leslie Allan
  • Variants

    • us: Murray, Leslie Allan, 1938-
    • us: Murray, Les, 1938-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1938-10-17
    • Birth Place

        Nabiac (N.S.W.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New South Wales
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Australia
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New South Wales
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bunyah (N.S.W.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Sydney (N.S.W.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Poetry
          (lcsh) Criticism
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Poets
              (lcsh) Critics
          • Sources

            • found: His The ilex tree, 1965.
            • found: His Persistence in folly, 1984: t.p. (Les A. Murray) Aus CIP (Murray, Les A. (Leslie Allan), 1938- )
            • found: His The rabbiter's bounty, 1991: CIP t.p. (Les Murray) data sheet (Les A. Murray; b. 1938)
            • found: Conscious and verbal, 1999: title page (Les Murray)
            • found: The biplane houses, 2007: t.p. (Les Murray)
            • found: New selected poems, 2014: title page (Les Murray)
            • found: Les Murray website, January 13, 2016: home page (Les Murray; Australia's leading poet and one of the greatest contemporary poets writing in English) A brief biography (Leslie Allan Murray was born in 1938 in Nabiac, a village on the north coast of New South Wales, Australia, and spent his childhood and youth on his father's dairy farm nearby; one of Australia's most influential literary critics; until 1988 he lived chiefly in Sydney; from that year on he has made his home on a small farm just a few miles from where he spent his boyhood) {http://www.lesmurray.org/}
            • found: Wikipedia, January 13, 2016: Les Murray (poet) (Leslie Allan "Les" Murray AO (born 17 October 1938) is an Australian poet, anthologist and critic; born in Nabiac on the North Coast of New South Wales and grew up in the neighbouring district of Bunyah where he currently resides; occupation: Poet; known for: Poetry)
          • LC Classification

            • PR9619.3.M83
          • Change Notes

            • 1980-07-17: new
            • 2016-02-26: revised
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