Classic Australian Short Stories, Volume 1

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Sir Walter Murdoch, Henrietta Drake-Brockman
OxfordUniversity Press, 1951 - Fiction - 447 pages
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This is a welcome reissue of a classic selection of Australian short stories, first published half a century ago. The anthology includes fifty-two stories written by forty-eight leading writers. Key authors include Henry Lawson, `Steele Rudd', Henry Handel Richardson, Katharine Susannah Prichard, Alan Marshall, and Jon Cleary.

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A re-issue of a classic selection, first published around the 1950s. The earliest story dates from the nineteenth century and the latest from 1946. Major authors include Henry Lawson, Henry Handel Richardson, Alan Marshal, Douglas Stewart, Xavier Herbert, Vance Palmer and others. Read full review


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