Turner, Walter James Redfern (1884-1946)

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Turner, W. J. (1884-1946)
Turner, W. J. (-1946)
Turner, W. J. (Walter James) (1884-1946)
Turner, Walter James (1884-1946)
Walter James Redfern Turner (1884-1946)
Walter James Redfern Turner (-1946)
Field of activity
Composer; Playwright; Poet; Journalist; Author; Critic
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NLA Persistent Identifier
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Biographies

Born South Melbourne, died London. Music critic and historian, poet, 'New Statesman' music critic 1918-40. W. J. Turner is an Australian Composer, Playwright, Poet, Journalist, Author who is mentioned in 4 events in the AusStage database

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Walter James Redfern Turner (1884-1946), poet and critic, was born on 13 October 1884 in South Melbourne, eldest son of Walter James Turner (1857-1900), warehouseman, and his wife Alice May, née Watson....

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  1. W. J. Turner's network
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  3. The Man Who Ate the Popomack
    Turner, W. J. (Playwright)
    [1931-10-31]
    A performance staged at the Playbox Theatre (Young Street), Sydney, NSW
  4. The Man Who Ate the Popomack
    Turner, W. J. (Playwright)
    [1922-06-12]
    A performance staged at the Savoy Theatre, Strand Embankment, Greater London, O/S
  5. The Man Who Ate the Popomack
    Turner, W. J. (Playwright)
    [1926-11-29]
    A performance staged at the Cambridge Festival Theatre, Cambridge, O/S
  6. Smaragda's Lover
    Turner, W. J. (Playwright)
    [1925-02-22]
    A performance staged at the Royal Court Theatre, London, O/S
  7. The Man Who Ate the Popomack: A Tragic-Comedy of Love in Four Acts
    Turner, W. J.
    [Playscript : 1922]
    Published: Blackwells
  8. The Man Who Ate the Popomack
    Turner, W. J.
    [Playscript : 1929]
    Published: Chatto & Windus

Resources by Walter James Redfern Turner (81)

  1. [Papers]
    Turner, W. J. (Walter James), 1884-1946
    [ Unpublished : 1922-1946 ]
    At National Library
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  2. Literary manuscripts and letters
    Turner, W. J. (Walter James), 1884-1946
    [ Unpublished : 1936-1946 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 50,019.668)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 50,019.668)

  3. Jill : for solo voice and piano / from Jack and Jill a poem by W.J. Turner ; set to music by Vernon Lisle
    Lisle, Vernon, 1906-1995
    [ Printed music : 1978 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,520.754)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,520.754)

  4. Jill : song, opus 9 / lyrics from "Jack and Jill", a poem by W.J. Turner ; music by Vernon Lisle
    Lisle, Vernon, 1906-1995
    [ Printed music : 1978 ]
    At WA State Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,324.488)

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  5. A song around the year : for voice and piano / by Vernon Lisle
    Lisle, Vernon, 1906-1995
    [ Printed music : 1981 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,075.031)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,075.031)

  6. The dark fire / by W. J. Turner
    Turner, W. J. (Walter James), 1884-1946
    [ Book : 1918 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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    At 11 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,701.535)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,701.535)

  7. The hunter and other poems / by W.J. Turner
    Turner, W. J. (Walter James), 1884-1946
    [ Book : 1916 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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    At 10 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,635.102)

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  8. Jill : for solo voice and piano, from the poem "Jack and Jill" by W. J. Turner / Vernon Lisle
    Lisle, Vernon, 1906-1995
    [ Printed music : 1978 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,567.883)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,567.883)

  9. The dark fire / by W. J. Turner
    Turner, W. J. (Walter James), 1884-1946
    [ Book : 1918 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,199.027)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,199.027)

  10. Aspects of British art : [a symposium / with] introd. by M. Ayrton ; Ed. by W.J.T. [With bibl]
    Turner, W. J. (Walter James), 1884-1946
    [ Book : 1947 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,197.605)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,197.605)

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  1. Turner, Walter James (1857-1900)
    Musician
    ... Walter James Redfern Turner (1884-1946), poet and critic, was born on 13 October 1884 in South ... Melbourne, eldest son of Walter James Turner (1857-1900), warehouseman, and his wife Alice May, née Watson.... ...
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  1. Private Advertisements. NOTICE UNDER REAL PROPERTY ACT. REGISTRATION OF NOTICE OF DEATH AND OF DISCHARGE OF MORTGAGE WITHOUT PRODUCTION OF THE DUPLICATE OF THE MORTGAGE. In the mat...
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 26 June 1936 [Issue No.106] p 2777

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    ... part lot 7 of G. O. Turner's subdvn. of part of Kedfern J5st., Kedfern. A TRANSMISSION of the estate o ... Hattersley (since transferred to Walter Dixon Knox), over the land comprised in Certificate of Title, Vol. 4 ... 342 words
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  2. MUNICIPAL INSTITUTIONS. REDFERN, CHIPPENDALE, WATERLOO ESTATE, SURRY HILLS, AND SOUTH SYDNEY PETITION.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Thursday 10 March 1859 [Issue No.41 (THIRD SUPPLEMENT)] p 589

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    ... -street, Redfern John Hayes, Pitt-street, Redfern Richard HefFernan, Pitt-street, Redfern Robert Fisher, James ... , Ballanamaning-street, Redfern Theophilus Callaghan, off Botany Road James Fuller ton, L.L.D., Pitt-street and ... 1043 words
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  3. MUNICIPAL INSTITUTIONS. REDFERN, CHIPPENDALE, WATERLOO ESTATE, SURRY HILLS, AND SOUTH SYDNEY, SECOND PETITION.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 17 June 1859 [Issue No.119 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1365

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    ... accordance with the Munici-palities Act of 1858. James Ball, Botany Road Henry Dean, Redfern William Spraggs ... , Turner-street, Redfern Thomas A. Sirkitt, Ballanamaning-street, Red-fern Patrick Tighe, Wills ... 1940 words
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  1. Redfern Cambridge C.C.
    The Australian Star (Sydney, NSW : 1887 - 1909) Friday 5 September 1890 p 7 Article
    ... Redfern Cambridge C.C. The annual general meeting of the above club was held at the Zetland Hotel ... on Wed-nesday, August 20, Mr. G. A. Richardson in the chair. The secretary, Mr. J. Turner, read his ... 453 words
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  2. ALLEGED MANSLAUGHTER AT REDFERN.
    The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930) Thursday 24 January 1884 p 7 Article
    ... ALLEGED MANSLAUGHTER AT REDFERN. At the Redfern Police Court yesterday, Mr Clarke, S.M., presiding ... -street, and thereby causing the death of a child named Ethel Catherine Louisa Walters. Christina Walters ... 357 words
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  3. REDFERN POLICE COURT.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 14 June 1884 p 9 Article
    ... --, blankets, washing-boards, etc., hud bpeu missed ir.in tbo laundry on Wei'nesd«) morning. Walter Allen ... hard labour. James Higginbotham was -bulged with having three books in his possession reisomibl ... 822 words
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    Lake, Robert H
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    Paris Theatre Performance Group Limited
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