Biography H M Green

H M Green

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  • Time Period1881 - 1962
  • Place
  • CountryAustralia

Poet Biography

H.M. Green was born in Sydney in 1881 and educated in Arts and Law at the University of Sydney. After working for the Sydney Morning Herald (1907-9) and the Daily Telegraph (1910-21), Green worked as Librarian at the Fisher Library, University of Sydney (1921-46). He married Dorothy Auchterlonie in 1944.

Green wrote and published extensively, including The Happy Valley (1925), The story of printing (1929), Kendal (1933), Christopher Brennan (1939) and A history of Australian literature 1900-1950 (1951).

Green died in 1962.