Ralph Elliott. Ph.D

Humanities Research Centre
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 0 200
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Emeritus Professor: The Australian National University
1974-1986: Master of University House, ANU
Foundation Fellow: Australian Academy of the Humanities
Fellow: Society of Antiquaries of London
Honorary Doctor of Letters: Flinders University
Member: Order of Australia

Major works:

1959: Runes: An Introduction (Manchester University Press and Philosophical Library, New York)
1963: A Tale of Two Cities and Far From the Madding Crowd (Critical Commentaries for Australian Schools; Adelaide: Mary Martin)
1966: Hardy: Far From the Madding Crowd (Macmillan Critical Commentaries)
1974: Chaucer's English (London: Andr Deutsch; New York: Academic Press)
1984: The Gawain Country. Essays on the Topography of Middle English Alliterative Poetry (University of Leeds)
1984: Thomas Hardy's English (Oxford: Blackwell)
In 2012, Ralph died at his home in Australia, following a long illness.
His obituary, by Jan Lloyd Jones -- an erstwhile student of Ralph's -- is published in The Hardy Review, XIV-ii (81).
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