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Issue Details: First known date: 1984 1984
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'When Englishman Eyre Walker, newly arrived in Australia, meets Charlotte Lindsay, romance quickly blossoms. But theirs is a relationship with fatal consequences. When a late-night tryst is interrupted by Charlotte's irate father, Walker's young Aborigine servant is brutally killed. Walker is anxious to atone for the boy's death by giving him a proper Aboriginal burial. And so he begins a journey into the outback to search for Corroboree, the gathering of nomadic tribes for the age-old ritual. EMPRESS Henry Carson - An English aristocrat and MP, he rises to the most exalted position in the British Empire. But behind the pomp and ceremony he struggles to suppress a ruinous, guilty secret...Jamie Cullen - Ambitious and ruthless, thwarted by the woman he loves, he plans a terrible revenge...Lucy Darling - Loved by two men, desired my many. Fleeing from a past of poverty she enters a world of wealth and power. A world that becomes an Empire...'. (Fantastic Fiction).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • London,
      c
      England,
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      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
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      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      W. H. Allen , 1984 .
      Extent: 510p.
      ISBN: 0352316675, 0491033435
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      United States of America (USA),
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      Americas,
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      William Morrow , 1986 .
      Extent: 510p.
      ISBN: 0688049745

Works about this Work

Spiritual Journeys Hold Plenty of Intrigue Herb Hild , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 January 1992; (p. 19)

— Review of Corroboree Graham Masterton 1984 single work novel ; Tourmaline Randolph Stow 1963 single work novel ; To the Islands Randolph Stow 1958 single work novel ; The Girl Green as Elderflower Randolph Stow 1980 single work novel
Spiritual Journeys Hold Plenty of Intrigue Herb Hild , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 January 1992; (p. 19)

— Review of Corroboree Graham Masterton 1984 single work novel ; Tourmaline Randolph Stow 1963 single work novel ; To the Islands Randolph Stow 1958 single work novel ; The Girl Green as Elderflower Randolph Stow 1980 single work novel
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