Clarke, Marcus Andrew Hislop, 1846-1881Alternative names
Author and journalist. Contributed articles to the Melbourne Argus and Australasian, editor of Colonial Monthly and Humbug, author of plays, etc. Best known work His Natural Life.
From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225766786
Commenced work on Felix and Felicitas about 1874 or 1875. The attempted novel was related to an episode in Clarke's own life and the letters which form a basis to the story were letters written 1872-1873 by Clarke and Rose Lewis, his wife's sister. The novel was never completed.
From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225763960
- Australian literature
- Australian literature--19th century
- Historical fiction, Australian
- Short stories, Australian--19th century
- Authors, Australian
- Australia (as recorded)