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'Frederick Sinnett (1830-1866) was a journalist, author and newspaper editor. Born in Germany, he emigrated to Australia as a young man. He joined a group who explored the Lake Torrens area near Adelaide, which he reported on in 1854 to the Victorian Institute for the Advancement of Science. He worked on many newspapers around Melbourne, including the Melbourne Morning Herald and General Daily Advertiser (later the Herald), and the Argus. He was the author of the first critical essay on Australian literature; The Fiction Fields of Australia (1856), and reported on the 1858 gold rush in Canoona; An Account of the "Rush" to Port Curtis, Including Letters Addressed to the "Argus" as Special Correspondent from the Fitzroy River (1859). He was a co-founder of the Melbourne Punch, the Daily News in Geelong and in 1862 he founded the Daily Telegraph in Adelaide and was its first editor. He also wrote An Account of the Colony of South Australia Prepared for Distribution at the International Exhibition of 1862 (1862).'  (Publication summary)

Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1966 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Fiction Fields of Australia : Introduction, Cecil Hadgraft , single work criticism biography (p. 1-20)

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First known date: 1856
Serialised by: The Journal of Australasia 1856-1857 periodical (8 issues)
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Published in serialised format in the Journal of Australasia in two instalments, September and November 1856.
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No author attribution in this source.

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— Review of Isis in Search Joan Mas , 1966 selected work poetry ; Australian Poetry 1966 1966 anthology poetry ; Northern Folk no. 10 1967 periodical issue ; The Fiction Fields of Australia Frederick Sinnett , 1856 single work criticism
Realism and Romance Brian Kiernan , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Macmillan Anthology of Australian Literature 1990; (p. 409-414)
The "Coming of Age" of Australian Literature : Introduction Anne Paolucci , 1982 single work criticism
— Appears in: Review of National Literatures : Australia. 1982; (p. 11-15)
Forms of Australian Literary History Peter Pierce , 1988 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , vol. 13 no. 4 1988; (p. 77-90)
Bibliographical Spectrum : What is Australian Literature? Brian Kiernan , 1982 single work criticism
— Appears in: Review of National Literatures : Australia. 1982; (p. 211-234)
The Fiction Fields of Australia : Introduction Cecil Hadgraft , 1966 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Fiction Fields of Australia 1966; (p. 1-20)
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