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THE OXFORD LITERARY HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA;

By: Bruce Bennett; Jennifer Strauss; Chris Wallace-Crabbe

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press,H Milford: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1124394

ISBN: 0195537378

Condition: Fine


red cloth, vii, 488 pages, in protective mylar d.j., CONTENTS: Making Literary History: An Introduction Bruce Bennett and Jennifer Strauss ; 1. White on Black/Black on Black / Adam Shoemaker; 2. The 'Settling' of English / Delys Bird; 3,Literary Culture 1851-1914: Founding a Canon / Elizabeth Perkins ;4 Literature and Melodrama / Robert Dixon; 5. National Dress or National Trousers? / Susan K. Martin ;6. Literary Culture 1914-1939: Battlers All / Jennifer Strauss ; 7. Literary Democracy and the Politics of Reputation / Richard Nile ; 8. National Myths of Manhood: Anzacs and Others / Adrian... View more info

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FORGOTTEN PATRIOTS : Canadian rebels on Australia's convict Shores

By: Cahill, Jack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Robin Brass Studio,: 1998

Seller ID: 112557113

ISBN: 1896941079

Condition: Fine


pict. paper covers, pp., xii, 275 : illustrations, maps, portraits,, A look at what happened to the convicts who were sent to Australia in the aftermath of the rebellions in Upper and Lower Canada in the late 1830's. Based in part on journals written by Canadian prisoners in Australia. Some descriptions of violence. 1998. View more info

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ANGLING IN AUSTRALIA; Its History and Writings

By: Dunn, Bob

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Balmain, Australia, David Ell Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 1125575

ISBN: 0908197977

Condition: FINE


brown cloth, gilt spine,320 pages :illustrated, with over 250 illustrations in b & w and color,, 21pp blibliography, index, a work of scholarship by Dunn ,who was long time proprietor of the Antiquarian Angler bookshop. The book is signed to me with a 4 line inscription in ink dated May '92. View more info

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AND NOW THE FIELDS ARE GREEN;: a Collection of Coal Mining Songs in Canada, Signed By Author

By: O'Donnell, John (Compiler / Editor)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Nova Scotia, University College of Cape Breton Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1125378

ISBN: 0920336434

Condition: Very Good


spiral bound,paper wraps, 229 pages, illustrated, index, compiled by the musical director of Cape Breton's acclaimed coal miner's choir, the Men of the Deeps.scarce View more info