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The Watcher on the Cast Iron Balcony

by Hal Porter

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of Queensland Pr (Australia) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Actors & Actresses,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Fiction,
  • Porter, Hal,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - General,
  • Editors, Journalists, Publishers,
  • Biography,
  • 20th century,
  • Authors, Australian

  • Edition Notes

    Uqp Paperbacks

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7774560M
    ISBN 100702225584
    ISBN 109780702225581

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The Watcher on the Cast-Iron Balcony is just an incredible autobiography. It it beautifully written with vivid detail and exceptional language. From the simple premis of a young boy's first awareness of the world around him through the growth to manhood,an ordinary life is portrayed in an extraordinary and entertaining way/5.

In Australian literature: Literature from to moral context, while Hal Porter’s The Watcher on the Cast-Iron Balcony () is a résumé of post-Edwardian Australia as seen in a country town (an audacious but convincing variant on the bush orientation of traditional writing) and is patterned as a biography of his mother.

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Porter, Hal. A car accident just before the outbreak of war prevented him from serving in World War II. His first stories were published in and by the s he was writing full-time. His memoir, The Watcher on the Cast Iron Balcony, is regarded as an Australian masterpiece.

His other works were less successful. The Watcher on the Cast - Iron Balcony - an Australian Autobiography. Hal Porter. NY Books. 1 Review. What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - TheWasp - LibraryThing. Hal Porter was born in Victoria, Australia, "missing Edwardian babyhood by nine months." The eldest of 6 children, from a family of modest means.4/5(1).

"The Watcher on the Cast-Iron Balcony" by Hal Porter was this month's read. Set in the years between WWI and the Great Depression, this is Porter's own life story. It describes his life as cadet reporter and teacher in Victoria and is considered by our convenor, Geordie Williamson, as one of Australia's literary classics.

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Abstract: A classic among Australian autobiographies, The Watcher on the Cast-Iron Balcony is regarded as Hal Porter's masterpiece. Recreating the rhythms of small-town life between the wars, it covers the author's first two decades. In short, this book is like reading primary historial sources based on the first two decades of what was then a quite ordinary life.

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