Winifred Birkett Winifred Birkett i(A59367 works by) (a.k.a. Winifred G. Birkett; Winifred Gertrude Birkett; Winifred Gertrude Greenwood)
Born: Established: 1897 North Sydney, North Sydney - Lane Cove area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, ; Died: Ceased: 1975
Gender: Female
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A member of the Sydney Lyceum Club, Winifred Birkett published three novels as well as a selected work of poetry, Edelweiss and Other Poems (1932).

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Earth's Quality 1935 single work novel historical fiction A 'substantial novel thought highly of by contemporary critics, deals with the influence of an Australian pastoral property on the lives of three generations of the Weldon family'. (Source: The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature, 1994)
1935 winner ASAL Awards ALS Gold Medal
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