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The Penguin Century Of Australian Stories

The Penguin Century Of Australian Stories

Author: CARMEL BIRD (ed)
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2000. First edition, first printing. A near fine copy with light rubbing to the heel of the spine. The d/w is also near fine with only a hint of sunfading to the spine.

Description

This landmark collection brings together the best Australian short stories written in the twentieth century.From early bush life to contemporary urban existence, The Penguin Century of Australian Stories celebrates our finest writers in all their modes: The lively comic fiction of Henry Lawson and Steele Rudd, The distinctive imaginations of Christina Stead and Patrick White, The experimental style of Peter Carey, And The highly lyrical prose of Brenda Walker and James Bradley.Selected by Carmel Bird, these stories mirror the concerns of Australia's past and present. The Penguin Century of Australian Stories will enlighten and entertain for many years to come.

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General Fields

  • : 9780670892334
  • : Viking Australia
  • : Viking Australia
  • : January 2000
  • : ---length:- '23'width:- '15'units:- Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : xxxiii, 833
  • : 823/.0108994
  • : Hardback
  • : CARMEL BIRD (ed)