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Rex Rienits' manuscript notes for his BBC radio adaptation of Ion Idriess' 'Flynn of the inland' and Australia House Bookshop receipt, [between 1959 and 1963]

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MLMSS 10117

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YEGqWMbn

Rex Rienits' manuscript notes for his BBC radio adaptation of Ion Idriess' 'Flynn of the inland' and Australia House Bookshop receipt, [between 1959 and 1963]

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Rex Rienits' manuscript notes for his BBC radio adaptation of Ion Idriess' 'Flynn of the inland' and Australia House Bookshop receipt, [between 1959 and 1963]

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Rex Rienits' manuscript notes for his BBC radio adaptation of Ion Idriess' 'Flynn of the inland' and Australia House Bookshop receipt, [between 1959 and 1963]

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Date

[between 1959 and 1963]

Call Numbers

MLMSS 10117

Record Identifier

YEGqWMbn
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Contents

0.01 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript

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Copyright status : In copyright

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Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, the State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy of copyright holder

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Contents

Two sets of manuscript notes (6 pages and 5 pages) made by Rex Rienits while writing his radio play adaptation of Ion Idriess' biography of John Flynn, ‘Flynn of the inland’ and found interleaved in Rienits' personal copy of the book. The play was written for BBC radio and aired January-March, 1963. The collection also includes a sales receipt for...

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Full title

Rex Rienits' manuscript notes for his BBC radio adaptation of Ion Idriess' 'Flynn of the inland' and Australia House Bookshop receipt, [between 1959 and 1963]

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Purchased from Douglas Stewart Fine Books, July 2018

Administrative / Biographical history

Rex Rienits (1909-1971) was an Australian author, playwright and editor. He was born in Dubbo, New South Wales where he began his career as a journalist. Rienits later held executive positions on newspapers in Sydney and Melbourne before leaving for London in 1949 to become a freelance writer. He worked for the BBC and also as a writer of film scri...

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MLMSS 10117

Record Identifier

YEGqWMbn

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9611536

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