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NLA acquires inscribed copy of Patrick White’s first book

The National Library of Australia (NLA) has acquired an inscribed copy of Nobel Laureate Patrick White’s first book, Thirteen Poems, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. White’s mother Ruth published around 50 copies of Thirteen Poems in either 1929 or 1930 when White was 15 or 16. The library’s copy is...

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