H. M. Green (essay date 1961)
SOURCE: Green, H. M. “Magazines.” In A History of Australian Literature: Pure and Applied, Volume I, 1789-1923, pp. 719-36. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1961.
[In the following essay, Green chronicles the history of the Bulletin and discusses other Australian literary periodicals published between 1880 and 1931.]
This was the great age of the Australian magazine. That does not imply, of course, that its standards have not in a number of instances been reached or surpassed, but it suddenly burgeoned in a manner that would not have been expected by anyone unacquainted with the predisposing causes, leaving the succeeding age to proceed with a more regular and...
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