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Christina Stead"s The man who loved children and For love alone

by Laurie Clancy

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Published by Shillington House in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Stead, Christina, 1902-,
    • Stead, Christina, 1902-,
    • Women and literature -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 44-46.

      StatementLaurie Clancy.
      SeriesEssays in Australian literature
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.S75 Z6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination46 p. ;
      Number of Pages46
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3820280M
      ISBN 100867800003
      LC Control Number81129575

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Christina Stead"s The man who loved children and For love alone by Laurie Clancy Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Her deepest friendships were always with men, their wives mentioned fondly but in passing. I think this book does well to highlight that love and respect are, indeed, very key aspects of relationships (for both partners, btw: women also need respect, and men also need love).

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From the outset Stead had based her fictional characters and situations on people she knew and she now turned back to her own experiences in childhood and early adulthood; in The Man Who Loved Children () and For Love Alone () the young heroine rebels against a dominant father, recognisably drawn from David Stead.

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