Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of
yBedlam : An Anthology of Sleepless NightsJane Messer
St Leonards:Allen and Unwin,1996Z8162881996anthology poetry short story prose extract Bedlam presents passages on insomnia from world literature past and present. Writers include Isak Dinesen, Marcel Proust, Raymond Carver,Marguerite Duras, Colette, Ovid, Christina Stead, Chekhov, Ernest Hemingway, Oscar Wilde, Dorothy Parker and Elizabeth Jolley. (Publisher blurb)St Leonards:Allen and Unwin,1996
yThe Mint LawnGillian Mears,
North Sydney:Allen and Unwin,1991Z615731991single work novel (taught in 1 units)' North coast, New South Wales. Clementine is twenty-five and still living in the place where she grew up, rooted there by memories and her own inability to make changes until she has understood her past. That past is dominated by memories of her mother, and her mother's attempts to dramatise and enrich small-town life and the perceptions of her three clever , receptive daughters.' Publisher's blurb. Inside of front cover.