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Issue Details: First known date: 1898 1898
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Notes

  • Contains a two-page 'Dedicatory Letter' from the author to 'my Sister Lilian' that describes the styles and enthusiasms of the two authors as teenage writers. The dedication concludes: 'This plain little tale bears your name, and gleans its grace in bearing it. So the gift must make you as a child again, blind to all faults and pleased to offer praise. E.S.C. Mosman's Bay, Sydney.'

Contents

* Contents derived from the London,
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England,
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United Kingdom (UK),
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Western Europe, Europe,
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Melbourne, Victoria,: Ward, Lock , 1898 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Camp at Wandinong, Ethel Turner , 1898 single work children's fiction children's (p. 11-102)
The Child of the Children, Ethel Turner , 1897 single work children's fiction children's (p. 103-124)
Bedtime at Brown's : A Very Domestic Sketch, Ethel Turner , 1897 single work children's fiction children's (p. 125-140)
The Gloves of Gregan McAlister, Ethel Turner , 1895 single work children's fiction children's
A mother forces her son to wear gloves in order to impress a socially high-ranking lady. The son, knowing he will be the subject of ridicule, acquiesces. Following a fight with another boy (on account of the son's mode of dress) the mother relents and allows her son to burn the gloves and instead play football.
(p. 141-161)
The Doing of It, Dame Durden , 1894 single work children's fiction children's humour (p. 162-175)
School at Jimbaree, Ethel Turner , 1896 single work children's fiction children's (p. 176-194)
A Saucepan Sketch, Ethel Turner , 1898 single work children's fiction children's (p. 195-205)
A Suburban Terrace, Ethel Turner , 1898 single work children's fiction children's (p. 206-220)
What the Postman Brought, Ethel Turner , 1898 single work children's fiction children's (p. 221-238)
A Champion in Ankle Straps, Ethel Turner , 1896 single work children's fiction children's
A young girl is saddened by the satirical drawings of her father that appear in the Bulletin. Determined to change the weekly images, she visits the Bulletin office and requests a new, kinder drawing of her father. Charmed by her winsomeness, the journal's illustrators comply.
(p. 239-265)
Second Nature, Ethel Turner , 1898 single work children's fiction children's (p. 266-286)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • London,
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      England,
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      United Kingdom (UK),
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      Western Europe, Europe,
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      Melbourne, Victoria,: Ward, Lock , 1898 .
      Extent: 286 p., [20] leaves of platesp.
      Description: illus.
      Note/s:
      • 'Illustrated by Frances Ewan and others' (t.p.).
    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Ure Smith , 1978 .
      Extent: 264p., [12] leaves of part col.platesp.
      Description: illus.
      ISBN: 0725404647
Alternative title: Guldgravarlagret Och Andra Berattelser
Language: Swedish
    • Stockholm,
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      Sweden,
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      Scandinavia, Western Europe, Europe,
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      Fahlcrantz , 1915 .
      Extent: 171p.

Works about this Work

[Untitled] 1898 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian , 3 December 1898; (p. 12)

— Review of The Camp at Wandinong Ethel Turner 1898 selected work children's fiction
Publications Received 1898 single work review
— Appears in: The Queenslander , 26 November 1898; (p. 1027)

— Review of Book of the Bush : Containing Many Truthful Sketches of the Early Colonial Life of Squatters, Whalers, Convicts, Diggers and Others Who Left Their Native Land and Never Returned George Dunderdale 1870 selected work short story ; The Camp at Wandinong Ethel Turner 1898 selected work children's fiction ; Fair Girls and Gray Horses : With Other Verses Will H. Ogilvie 1898 selected work poetry ; Below and on Top Edward Dyson 1898 selected work short story
The reviewer writes that The Book of the Bush 'should be read by the young and the old'.
Books and Publications 1898 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country Journal , 19 November vol. 57 no. 1502 1898; (p. 51)

— Review of The Camp at Wandinong Ethel Turner 1898 selected work children's fiction
[Untitled] 1898 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian , 3 December 1898; (p. 12)

— Review of The Camp at Wandinong Ethel Turner 1898 selected work children's fiction
Publications Received 1898 single work review
— Appears in: The Queenslander , 26 November 1898; (p. 1027)

— Review of Book of the Bush : Containing Many Truthful Sketches of the Early Colonial Life of Squatters, Whalers, Convicts, Diggers and Others Who Left Their Native Land and Never Returned George Dunderdale 1870 selected work short story ; The Camp at Wandinong Ethel Turner 1898 selected work children's fiction ; Fair Girls and Gray Horses : With Other Verses Will H. Ogilvie 1898 selected work poetry ; Below and on Top Edward Dyson 1898 selected work short story
The reviewer writes that The Book of the Bush 'should be read by the young and the old'.
Books and Publications 1898 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country Journal , 19 November vol. 57 no. 1502 1898; (p. 51)

— Review of The Camp at Wandinong Ethel Turner 1898 selected work children's fiction
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