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Man-shy

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by Frank Dalby Davison, first serialised in Australia 1923–25 and published in a cheap home-bound edition by his father, Frederick Davison, in 1931, won the Australian Literature...

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Man-shy

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by Frank Dalby Davison, first serialised in Australia 1923–25 and published in a cheap home-bound edition by his father, Frederick Davison, in 1931, won the Australian Literature...

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Man-shy

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 115 words.

a novel by Frank Dalby Davison, first serialised in Australia 1923–25 and published in a cheap home-bound edition by

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Cummings, E.E.

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 177 words.

The poet Edward Estlin Cummings (1894–1962), a shy man, early in his career used the lowercase i for

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DAVISON, Frank Dalby

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 26 words.

Australian author of *animal stories, among them Man-Shy (1931), the story of a heifer. He also

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Dusty

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by Frank Dalby Davison, first published in 1946 and winner of the Argus novel competition, is second only to his Man-Shy in popularity. The main protagonist is a ...

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Zachary Macaulay 1768–1838

Iain Whyte.

October 2011; p ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 263 pages.

In 1833 Thomas Fowell Buxton, the parliamentary successor to William Wilberforce, proposed a toast to ‘the anti-slavery tutor of us all – Mr Macaulay’. Yet Zachary Macaulay's considerable...

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Afterword

Jay Allison.

in Reality Radio, Second Edition

February 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Media Studies. 5030 words.

WHEN I WAS SMALL, I was quiet. Not shy exactly, but not someone with a radio future either. My father, on the other hand, was a wonderful talker. A big man with a big personality, he was...

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Norton, Andrews

James Turner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Religion and Education; Theology. 957 words.

Norton, Andrews (31 December 1786–18 September 1853), theological controversialist, biblical scholar, and man of letters, was born in Hingham, Massachusetts, the son of Samuel Norton, a...

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Emerging Adult Essay

Vanni Thach.

in Flourishing in Emerging Adulthood

October 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Developmental Psychology. 1104 words.

For my mother, a woman who learned to read by sitting on the steps of a temple, and my father, a man who was too poor to afford school and had to join the monastery to learn how to read and...

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Man is a Wolf to Man<sup>1</sup>

Judith Still.

in Derrida and Other Animals

July 2015; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 19502 words.

This focuses on Derrida’s analysis of the figure of the wolf in the first volume of The Beast and the Sovereign, particularly in La Fontaine’s fables (where the wolf can represent the...

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