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Issue Details: First known date: 1983 1983
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'T.A.G. Hungerford's highly acclaimed, bestselling autobiographical short stories recount his childhood in semi-rural suburbia in the 1920s and 1930s. Bird-nesting and school days, crabbing and swimming in the Swan River, Chinese market gardens and the old corner store are all brought to life through the eyes of an inquisitive, adventurous boy.' (Publication summary : 2016 edition)

Notes

  • Also available in braille and as a sound recording.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 1983 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
King Bantam, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 1-15)
The Battle of Barney's Hill, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 17-26)
Old Ally Breen Went to See the Queen, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 27-36)
The Lucky Spinner, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 37-51)
The Day of the Wonderful Eggs, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 53-68)
Coodie Crab Co., T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 69-82)
The New Kid and the Racehorse Goanna, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1978 single work short story (p. 83-93)
Chinamen on the Footpath, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 95-105)
Of Biddy and My Dad, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 107-113)
Oh Mr Gallagher, Oh Mr Sheen, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 115-124)
So Long, Rudolph, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 125-137)
Down Como, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 139-148)
The Lady Who Was Diddled by the Judge, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 149-166)
Professor Murdoch and the Old White Road, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 167-180)
Milly, Mollie and Mae, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 181-199)
The Day it All Ended, T. A. G. Hungerford , 1983 single work short story (p. 201-214)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 1983 .
      4803289179344558873.jpg
      This image has been sourced from online.
      Extent: 214p.
      Description: illus., [10]p. of plates, port.
      ISBN: 0909144710
  • Appears in:
    y Straightshooter T. A. G. Hungerford , Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 2003 Z1081825 2003 selected work short story Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 2003
    • Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2016 .
      5802656066339410602.jpg
      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Extent: 348p.
      Note/s:
      • Published: 24/02/2016
      ISBN: 9781925163636
      Series: y Treasures Series Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 2016 9260103 2016 prose 'To celebrate over forty years of publishing, Fremantle Press presents the Treasures series. These special editions of much-loved Australian stories will be a treasure for those who know them and a treat for new readers.' (Source: Publisher's website)

Works about this Work

Hungerford Looks Back Down a Vanished Road Angela Wellington , 1992 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 19 May 1992; (p. 9)
Swamp to Supermarket : Suburbia in Recent Western Australian Fiction Margot Luke , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Westerly , December vol. 35 no. 4 1990; (p. 93-97)
Scarborough Beach Head Ron Banks , 1989 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 3 August 1989; (p. 5)
The West's Iron Man of Letters Duncan Graham , 1989 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16 September 1989; (p. 12)
y Autobiography : the Writer's Story Derryn Hammond , Marnie O'Neill , Jo-Anne Reid , Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1988 Z795541 1988 anthology autobiography non-fiction criticism interview Interviews with and commentaries on Sally Morgan, T.A.G. Hungerford, Connie Ellement and Ron Davidson.
y Interview with T.A.G. Hungerford Z796578 1988 single work interview
Untitled A. Gunter , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: Idiom , vol. 15 no. 27 1985; (p. 37-38)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Context's Victory: Books of the Year David English , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Age Monthly Review , February 1985;

— Review of Loving Daughters Olga Masters 1984 single work novel ; The Bellarmine Jug : A Novel Nicholas Hasluck 1984 single work novel ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; The Boy Adeodatus : The Portrait of a Lucky Young Bastard Bernard Smith 1984 single work autobiography
Context's Victory: Books of the Year David English , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Age Monthly Review , February 1985;

— Review of Loving Daughters Olga Masters 1984 single work novel ; The Bellarmine Jug : A Novel Nicholas Hasluck 1984 single work novel ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; The Boy Adeodatus : The Portrait of a Lucky Young Bastard Bernard Smith 1984 single work autobiography
Untitled Mary Wright (interviewer), 1984 single work interview
— Appears in: Fremantle Arts Centre Broadsheet , January - February vol. 3 no. 1 1984; (p. 7)
Recent Australian Fiction Thelma Forshaw , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , September vol. 28 no. 9 1984; (p. 81-84)

— Review of Goodbye Goldilocks Judith Arthy 1984 single work novel ; Harry John Yeomans 1984 single work novel ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Kewpie Doll Barbara Hanrahan 1984 single work novel ; Milk : Stories Beverley Farmer 1983 selected work short story ; Walking the Dog and Other Stories Marian Favel Clair Eldridge 1984 selected work short story
Untitled D. Buchbinder , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 64 1984; (p. 27-28)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Untitled Edmund Campion , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 28 February vol. 104 no. 5405 1984; (p. 67,69)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Untitled D. Carter , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 21 April 1984; (p. 15)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Old Master is a Clear Winner Nancy Keesing , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 11-12 February 1984; (p. 13)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Untitled Andrew Sant , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 60 1984; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
y Too Much Bitterness, Some Delights Marion Halligan , 1984 Z744627 1984 single work review
— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Pikres : Diegemata Vasso Kalamaras 1976 selected work short story
Recent Australian Fiction Thelma Forshaw , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , September vol. 28 no. 9 1984; (p. 81-84)

— Review of Goodbye Goldilocks Judith Arthy 1984 single work novel ; Harry John Yeomans 1984 single work novel ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Kewpie Doll Barbara Hanrahan 1984 single work novel ; Milk : Stories Beverley Farmer 1983 selected work short story ; Walking the Dog and Other Stories Marian Favel Clair Eldridge 1984 selected work short story
Untitled D. Buchbinder , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 64 1984; (p. 27-28)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Untitled Edmund Campion , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 28 February vol. 104 no. 5405 1984; (p. 67,69)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Untitled D. Carter , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 21 April 1984; (p. 15)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Old Master is a Clear Winner Nancy Keesing , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 11-12 February 1984; (p. 13)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Untitled Andrew Sant , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 60 1984; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
y Too Much Bitterness, Some Delights Marion Halligan , 1984 Z744627 1984 single work review
— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Pikres : Diegemata Vasso Kalamaras 1976 selected work short story
Untitled A. Gunter , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: Idiom , vol. 15 no. 27 1985; (p. 37-38)

— Review of Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography
Context's Victory: Books of the Year David English , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Age Monthly Review , February 1985;

— Review of Loving Daughters Olga Masters 1984 single work novel ; The Bellarmine Jug : A Novel Nicholas Hasluck 1984 single work novel ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; The Boy Adeodatus : The Portrait of a Lucky Young Bastard Bernard Smith 1984 single work autobiography
Context's Victory: Books of the Year David English , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Age Monthly Review , February 1985;

— Review of Loving Daughters Olga Masters 1984 single work novel ; The Bellarmine Jug : A Novel Nicholas Hasluck 1984 single work novel ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; Stories From Suburban Road : An Autobiographical Collection, 1920-1939 T. A. G. Hungerford 1983 selected work autobiography ; The Boy Adeodatus : The Portrait of a Lucky Young Bastard Bernard Smith 1984 single work autobiography
Untitled Mary Wright (interviewer), 1984 single work interview
— Appears in: Fremantle Arts Centre Broadsheet , January - February vol. 3 no. 1 1984; (p. 7)
Swamp to Supermarket : Suburbia in Recent Western Australian Fiction Margot Luke , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Westerly , December vol. 35 no. 4 1990; (p. 93-97)
Scarborough Beach Head Ron Banks , 1989 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 3 August 1989; (p. 5)
The West's Iron Man of Letters Duncan Graham , 1989 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16 September 1989; (p. 12)
Hungerford Looks Back Down a Vanished Road Angela Wellington , 1992 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 19 May 1992; (p. 9)
y Autobiography : the Writer's Story Derryn Hammond , Marnie O'Neill , Jo-Anne Reid , Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1988 Z795541 1988 anthology autobiography non-fiction criticism interview Interviews with and commentaries on Sally Morgan, T.A.G. Hungerford, Connie Ellement and Ron Davidson.
y Interview with T.A.G. Hungerford Z796578 1988 single work interview
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