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Frank Dalby Davison

Frank Dalby DavisonAKA Frederick Douglas Davison

Born: 23-Jun-1893
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died: 24-May-1970
Location of death: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated

Gender: Male
Religion: Atheist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: Australia
Executive summary: Dusty

Military service: British Army (WWI)

Father: Frederick Davison
Mother: Amelia Watterson
Wife: Agnes Ede ("Kay", m. 1915, div. 1944, one son, one daughter)
Mistress: Marjorie Barnard (1930s)
Wife: Edna Marie McNab (m. 8-Dec-1944, until his death)

    Fellowship of Australian Writers
    Member of the British Empire 1938

Author of books:
Man-shy (1931, novel)
The Wells of Beersheba (1933)
Red Heifer: A Story of Men and Cattle (1934, novel)
Blue Coast Caravan (1935, travelogue)
Children of the Dark People (1936, novel)
Caribbean Interlude (1936, travelogue)
The Woman at the Mill (1940, short stories)
Dusty (1946, novel)
The Road to Yesterday: Collected Stories (1964, short stories)
The White Thorntree (1968, novel)
The Wells of Beersheba and Other Stories (1985, short stories)



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