Patrick White

Patrick White

an Australian author, is widely regarded as an important English-language novelist of the 20th century
When I was rising eighteen I persuaded my parents to let me return to Australia and at least see whether I could adapt myself to life on the land before going up to Cambridge.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:43]
As a result of the asthma I was sent to school in the country, and only visited Sydney for brief, violently asthmatic sojourns on my way to a house we owned in the Blue Mountains.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:01]
To understand the stars would spoil their appearance.More Patrick White quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Then about 1951 I began writing again, painfully, a novel I called in the beginning A Life Sentence on Earth, but which developed into The Tree of Man.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:36]
I developed the habit of writing novels behind a closed door, or at my uncle's, on the dining table.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:23]

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