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y Quicksilver single work   prose   travel  
Issue Details: First known date: 2016 2016
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'Quicksilver begins on a quiet day in contemplation of a lizard deep in the heart of the outback but quickly moves to the Russia of Tolstoy and Gorky, and on to other lands and times, bringing into play universal questions about the essential nature of the human condition.'

'Rothwell’s chief subject is always the inland: the mystic Kurangara cult that flourished in the Kimberley; the story of the Western Desert artists, their works and their eventual fate; the tracks across the wilderness of Colonel Warburton and George Grey; the bush dreams and intuitions of D. H. Lawrence and the landscape word-portraits by the great biographer of nature Eric Rolls.'

'In Quicksilver Rothwell masterfully takes us in search of the sacred through place and time, in an enchanting reverie of calm wondering.' (Source: Text Publishing website)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Text Publishing , 2016 .
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      Extent: 208p.
      Note/s:
      • Forthcoming 31 October 2016
      ISBN: 9781925410006 (eBook), 9781925355574 (hbk)

Works about this Work

The Dotted Line Peter Craven , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 19-20 November 2016; (p. 18)

— Review of Quicksilver Nicolas Rothwell 2016 single work prose
Artful Digressions on Life's Outsiders Owen Richardson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Age , 26-27 November 2016; (p. 28)

— Review of Quicksilver Nicolas Rothwell 2016 single work prose
The Dotted Line Peter Craven , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 19-20 November 2016; (p. 18)

— Review of Quicksilver Nicolas Rothwell 2016 single work prose
Artful Digressions on Life's Outsiders Owen Richardson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Age , 26-27 November 2016; (p. 28)

— Review of Quicksilver Nicolas Rothwell 2016 single work prose
Last amended 16 Aug 2016 10:06:53
Subjects:
  • Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,
  • Western Australia,
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