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The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Lake, Joshua (1848–1908)

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. 92 words.

(1848–1908),

born Sussex, England, a graduate of Oxford University and a schoolmaster, was friendly with Alexander Leeper,

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Lawson, Louisa (1848–1920)

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. 474 words.

(1848–1920),

the mother of Henry Lawson but an important figure in her own right in the history of

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Wilson, Anne (1848–1930)

Roger Robinson.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 284 words.

(1848–1930),

was a novelist and poet of the late colonial period. Born Anne Adams in Victoria, Australia, she

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Couvreur, Jessie (1848–97)

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. 455 words.

(1848–97)

was born Jessie Huybers at Highgate, London, the eldest daughter of an Anglo-French mother and a father

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McMillan, Robert (1848–1929)

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. 175 words.

(1848–1929),

born Edinburgh, came to Australia in 1893 and worked as a freelance journalist before editing the Stock

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Heaton, Sir John Henniker (1848–1914)

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. 137 words.

(1848–1914),

born Rochester, England, came to NSW in 1864, working first as a jackeroo, then as a

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Johnson, J. C. F. (1848–1904)

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. 131 words.

(1848–1904),

born Adelaide, and widely known as ‘Alphabetical’ Johnson, became experienced and knowledgeable in mining operations, on

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Adventures of a Guardsman

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. 96 words.

a convict memoir by Charles Cozens, was published in 1848. One of the few accounts of transportation life

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Bonython Family

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. 206 words.

of SA has had among its prominent members Sir (John) Langdon Bonython (1848–1939), who came to SA as

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Wilson, Edward (1813–78)

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. 78 words.

(1813–78),

born Hampstead, London, migrated to the Port Phillip District in 1842 and took up farming. In 1848

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Leakey, Caroline Woolmer (1827–81)

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. 234 words.

(1827–81),

born and educated in Exeter, England, returned there after spending five years (1848–53) in Tasmania

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‘Moondyne Joe’ (?1827–1900)

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. 132 words.

(?1827–1900)

was a WA convict bushranger, who was born in Wales, sentenced to transportation in 1848 and

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Nicholls, Charles Frederick (1826–?)

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. 167 words.

born London, were brothers who became Chartists in 1848 and emigrated to Australia in the early 1850s. They were both

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Mackenzie, David

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. 101 words.

a clergyman who visited Australia 1835–45 and 1848–52, published an account of his experiences, Ten Years in Australia (

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U.S.-Japan Literary Interactions in the Transpacific Cultural History

Takayuki Tatsumi.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies - World. 9662 words.

In 1853 Commodore Matthew Perry opened not only the doors of a “double-bolted land” as Herman Melville called Japan in Moby-Dick (1851) but also the possibilities of modern literature....

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Spanish Language in Chicana/o Literature

Jesús Rosales.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online January 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Studies - World; Literary Studies (20th Century onwards); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 8523 words.

Spanish-language Chicano literary production is rich in tradition and scope. This article intends to provide a brief comprehensive summary of the Chicano literary representation of some of...

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Border and la frontera in the US-Mexico Borderlands

Alicia Arrizón.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online June 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies - World; Literary Studies (20th Century onwards); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 11273 words.

In the U.S.-Mexico context, the concepts of the border, borderlands, and la frontera represent their ongoing complex geopolitical, cultural, and historical relations. With the signing of...

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