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Issue Details: First known date: 1928 1928
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* Contents derived from the London,
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J. M. Dent , 1928 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Emancipist, J. H. M. Abbott , 1927 single work short story historical fiction (p. 1-11)
The Chosen Vessel, Barbara Baynton , 1896 single work short story The Tramp Erwählt (p. 12-17)
The Fate of the Alida, Louis Becke , 1893 single work short story (p. 18-32)
Fourteen Fathoms by Quetta Rock, Randolph Bedford , 1928 single work short story (p. 33-44)
Robson, Basil Garstang , 1919 single work short story
A man falls in love with a young widow who is living at his friend's farm. He fears she will reject him because she still loves the memory of her dead husband, but the truth is more suprising.
(p. 45-57)
Pretty Dick, Marcus Clarke , 1869 single work short story
Story of the seven-year-old shepherd's son who gets lost in the bush and dies.
(p. 58-73)
The Half-Caste, Zora Cross , 1928 single work short story (p. 74-89)
Castro's Last Sacrament, Albert Dorrington , 1898 single work short story (p. 90-97)
A Profitable Pub, E. G. D. , 1887 single work short story humour The Golden Shanty (p. 98-111)
To-Morrow, Margaret Fane , Hilary Lofting , 1924 single work short story (p. 112-120)
How the Reverend Joseph Simmondsen Lost His Character, Jack Fruit , 1892 single work short story humour The Parson's Blackboy (p. 121-125)
A Leander of the Hawkesbury, H. M. Green , 1928 single work short story (p. 126-135)
The Treasure-Hole, Beatrice Grimshaw , 1928 single work short story (p. 136-165)
Forbidden (A Story of the Spinifex), Gypsy Kelly , 1928 single work short story (p. 166-175)
The Drover's Wife, Henry Lawson , 1892 single work short story Die Frau des Viehtreibers (p. 176-185)
The Loaded Dog, Henry Lawson , 1899 single work short story humour
Dave and Andy create a bomb to blast fish out of the waterhole. However their dog picks the bomb up and begins a deadly, yet hilarious, game of 'fetch'.
(p. 185-193)
Quarantine, H. B. Marriott Watson , 1928 single work short story (p. 194-210)
The Journey of a Joeadjan, Raymond H. McGrath , 1928 single work short story (p. 211-221)
One Little Life, Myra Morris , 1926 single work short story (p. 222-229)
The Lobster and the Lioness, Kodak , 1911 single work short story humour
Thomson, clutching his lobster, is being escorted home from the pub by the friendly policeman, Murphy, when they encounter an escaped circus lion. Murphy bolts, but Thomson, mistaking the lion for a large dog, is unpeturbed. The lioness follows Thomson back to his boarding house and mayhem ensues.
(p. 230-240)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: Nouvelles Australiennes
Language: French

Works about this Work

A Reader's Notebook Nettie Palmer , 1934 single work review
— Appears in: All About Books , 14 March vol. 6 no. 3 1934; (p. 53-54)

— Review of Scandal of Spring Martin Boyd 1934 single work novel ; Australian Short Stories 1928 anthology short story ; The Partners John Lovegood 1933 single work novel
The Omnibus Development Phil Grim , 1930 single work prose
— Appears in: All About Books , 5 December vol. 2 no. 12 1930; (p. 316)
Untitled 1928 single work review
— Appears in: The Brisbane Courier , 27 October 1928; (p. 22)

— Review of Australian Short Stories 1928 anthology short story ; Fourteen Fathoms by Quetta Rock Randolph Bedford 1928 single work short story
Untitled 1928 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 7 November vol. 49 no. 2543 1928; (p. 5)

— Review of Australian Short Stories 1928 anthology short story
Untitled 1928 single work review
— Appears in: The Brisbane Courier , 27 October 1928; (p. 22)

— Review of Australian Short Stories 1928 anthology short story ; Fourteen Fathoms by Quetta Rock Randolph Bedford 1928 single work short story
Untitled 1928 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 7 November vol. 49 no. 2543 1928; (p. 5)

— Review of Australian Short Stories 1928 anthology short story
A Reader's Notebook Nettie Palmer , 1934 single work review
— Appears in: All About Books , 14 March vol. 6 no. 3 1934; (p. 53-54)

— Review of Scandal of Spring Martin Boyd 1934 single work novel ; Australian Short Stories 1928 anthology short story ; The Partners John Lovegood 1933 single work novel
The Omnibus Development Phil Grim , 1930 single work prose
— Appears in: All About Books , 5 December vol. 2 no. 12 1930; (p. 316)
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