Yarn Spinners (Paperback)

A Story in Letters - Cusack, Franklin, James

By Robert Dixon, Marilla North, Dymphna Cusack

University of Queensland Pr (Australia), 9780702231926, 456pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2001

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Description

Love, life, writing and friendship are the intimate subjects of letters between three intelligent, witty women who shared a passionate commitment to Australian literature. These carefully selected letters tell a story that reads like a novel. Their correspondence - from the late 1920s to the mid-1950s - reveals their public battles as well as their private ones. Their personal conflicts are a microcosm of Australian society's struggles over the period.