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Issue Details: First known date: 1877 1877
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Notes

  • This work comprises five stories set within a narrative framework. 'Four are told on a Melbourne verandah by the host and each of his three friends, and the last, untitled, is told by the host to his son after his friends have left.' (Oxford Companion to Australian Literature).

Contents

* Contents derived from the Melbourne, Victoria,: A. H. Massina , 1877 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Romance of Lively Creek, Marcus Clarke , 1877 single work short story (p. 5-25)
La Beguine, Marcus Clarke , 1877 single work short story (p. 25-35)
The Poor Artist, Marcus Clarke , 1877 single work short story (p. 36-44)
King Billy's Troubles : Or Government Red-Tapeism, Marcus Clarke , 1871 single work short story King Billy's Breeches King Billy's Breeches : A Romance of the Civil Service (p. 45-65)
Note: With title: King Billy's Breeches : A Romance of the Civil Service
The Acclimatised Sparrow : A Story for Children, Marcus Clarke , 1870 single work children's fiction children's
On the fate of a sparrow who emigrates to Australia from London with his family.
(p. 69-80)
Note: Appears without title.

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