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Issue Details: First known date: 1969 1969
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Notes

  • Dedication: For Naomi and Leo Kelly

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 1969 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Tramp, Dal Stivens , 1935 single work short story (p. 1-8)
Mr. Bloody Kearns, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 9-11)
Christmas Eve, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 12-18)
Grass, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 19-20)
Ewe and Crows, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 21-22)
Voices, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 23-27)
The Widow, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 28-31)
Goldfish, Dal Stivens , 1936 single work short story (p. 32-38)
The Courtship of Uncle Henry, Dal Stivens , 1946 single work short story humour (p. 39-42)
Solemn Mass, Dal Stivens , 1939 single work short story (p. 43-46)
Native Dog, Dal Stivens , 1940 single work short story (p. 47-48)
Shear Blades, Dal Stivens , 1940 single work short story (p. 49-51)
You Call Me by My Proper Name, Dal Stivens , 1944 single work short story (p. 52-61)
The Hellfire Jack, Dal Stivens , 1946 single work humour (p. 62-64)
When Trumper Went for a Blob, Dal Stivens , 1946 single work short story humour When Trumper Went to Billabong (p. 65-70)
Indians have Special Eyesight, Dal Stivens , 1946 single work short story (p. 71-74)
The Wonderfully Intelligent Sheep-Dog, Dal Stivens , 1953 single work short story humour science fiction (p. 75-83)
Sammy the Sand Mullet, Dal Stivens , 1953 single work short story humour (p. 84-88)
The Batting Wizard from the City, Dal Stivens , 1950 single work short story humour (p. 89-97)
The Gambling Ghost, Dal Stivens , 1953 single work short story fantasy
'Frying-pan Fred met a ghost who was lucky at cards - but when Fred got into a game himself, he discovered that he could never stop.' - Editor's Note, Fantastic Universe
(p. 98-103)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 1969 .
      Extent: xi, 194p.p.
      Note/s:
      • Introduction: '... Representing, as they do, the work that Dal Stivens wishes to reprint from four of his previous volumes of short stories, these pieces are fully capable of speaking for themselves. ... Dal Stivens is, I believe, one of our genuinely original comic writers. ...' H. P. Heseltine (vii-xi).
      ISBN: 0207951942

Works about this Work

Short Story Chronicle Michael Wilding , 1971 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin Quarterly , Winter vol. 30 no. 2 1971; (p. 255, 257, 259, 261, 263, 265, 267)

— Review of Coast to Coast : Australian Stories 1969-1970 1970 periodical issue short story ; Coast to Coast : Australian Stories 1967-68 1968 periodical issue short story ; Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story ; The Puzzleheaded Girl : Four Novellas Christina Stead 1967 selected work novella ; Futility and Other Animals Frank Moorhouse 1969 selected work short story ; Disquiet and Other Stories Manning Clark 1969 selected work short story ; Mr Butterfry and Other Tales of New Japan Hal Porter 1970 selected work short story
Harvest of Stories John McLaren , 1970 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Winter no. 44 1970; (p. 52-53)

— Review of Disquiet and Other Stories Manning Clark 1969 selected work short story ; Full Cycle and Other Stories Lyndall Hadow 1969 selected work short story ; The Road to Yesterday : Collected Stories Frank Dalby Davison 1964 selected work short story ; Futility and Other Animals Frank Moorhouse 1969 selected work short story ; Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story ; Some People Bill Scott 1968 selected work short story
Untitled Maurice Dunlevy , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 August 1969; (p. 12)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
The "Special Eyesight" of Dal Stivens Sandra Hall , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 16 August vol. 91 no. 4666 1969; (p. 51)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Untitled E. Rice , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 20 September 1969; (p. 14)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Untitled Clement Semmler , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October vol. 8 no. 12 1969; (p. 268-269)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Untitled Maurice Vintner , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 9 August 1969; (p. 17)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Harvest of Stories John McLaren , 1970 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Winter no. 44 1970; (p. 52-53)

— Review of Disquiet and Other Stories Manning Clark 1969 selected work short story ; Full Cycle and Other Stories Lyndall Hadow 1969 selected work short story ; The Road to Yesterday : Collected Stories Frank Dalby Davison 1964 selected work short story ; Futility and Other Animals Frank Moorhouse 1969 selected work short story ; Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story ; Some People Bill Scott 1968 selected work short story
Short Story Chronicle Michael Wilding , 1971 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin Quarterly , Winter vol. 30 no. 2 1971; (p. 255, 257, 259, 261, 263, 265, 267)

— Review of Coast to Coast : Australian Stories 1969-1970 1970 periodical issue short story ; Coast to Coast : Australian Stories 1967-68 1968 periodical issue short story ; Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story ; The Puzzleheaded Girl : Four Novellas Christina Stead 1967 selected work novella ; Futility and Other Animals Frank Moorhouse 1969 selected work short story ; Disquiet and Other Stories Manning Clark 1969 selected work short story ; Mr Butterfry and Other Tales of New Japan Hal Porter 1970 selected work short story
Untitled Maurice Dunlevy , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 August 1969; (p. 12)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
The "Special Eyesight" of Dal Stivens Sandra Hall , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 16 August vol. 91 no. 4666 1969; (p. 51)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Untitled E. Rice , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 20 September 1969; (p. 14)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Untitled Clement Semmler , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October vol. 8 no. 12 1969; (p. 268-269)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
Untitled Maurice Vintner , 1969 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 9 August 1969; (p. 17)

— Review of Selected Stories 1936-1968 Dal Stivens 1969 selected work short story
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