Arthur Boyd: A life by Darleen Bungey

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February 2008, no. 298

Arthur Boyd: A life by Darleen Bungey

Allen & Unwin, $65 hb, 639 pp

Arthur Boyd: A life by Darleen Bungey

by
February 2008, no. 298

‘More difficult to do a thing than to talk scintillating dialogue of 1890, ‘The Critic as Artist’. To hold to such a belief, Gilbert declares, is ‘a gross popular error. It is very much more difficult to talk about a thing than to do it. In the sphere of actual life that is of course obvious. Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it.’

Ian Britain reviews 'Arthur Boyd: A life' by Darleen Bungey

Arthur Boyd: A life

by Darleen Bungey

Allen & Unwin, $65 hb, 639 pp

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