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RiP Verna Susannah Coleman

Verna Coleman, librarian and biographer, has died aged 86. Coleman's biographies include Miles Franklin in America: Her Unkown (Brilliant) Career (1981); The Last Exquisite, about poet and novelist Fredric Manning; and The Wayward Suffragette, a study of Adela Pankhurst.

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