y Tales of the Austral Tropics selected work   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 1997 1997
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Scholarly edition comprising nineteen stories from two selections of Favenc stories The Last of Six (1893) and Tales of the Austral Tropics (1894) and including explanatory notes, appendices on textual variations, biographical information and notes on Favenc's reception

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,: University of New South Wales Press , 1997 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Introduction, Cheryl M. Taylor , 1997 single work criticism biography (p. xiii-liv)
A Haunt of the Jinkarras : A Fearsome Story of Central Australia, Ernest Favenc , 1890 single work short story adventure science fiction (p. 7-14)
The Last of Six, Delcomyn , 1890 single work short story
A Trepang fisherman near Cooktown encounters survivors of prison break from New Caledonia, including a woman, her dead husband, and the corpse of the man she says murdered her husband and also practiced cannibalism. The corpse keeps returning with the tide.
(p. 15-20)
A Cup of Cold Water, Delcomyn , 1890 single work short story (p. 21-29)
The Rumford Plains Tragedy, Delcomyn , 1890 single work short story (p. 30-34)
The Story of the Big Pearl, Delcomyn , 1890 single work short story The Story of a Big Pearl (p. 35-41)
The Stolen Colours, Ernest Favenc , 1890 single work short story (p. 42-50)
Spirit-Led, Ernest Favenc , 1890 single work short story mystery Verflucht (p. 51-64)
Sandy Macpherson's Christmas Ride, Ernest Favenc , 1890 single work short story The Hut-Keeper and the Cattle-Stealer The Cook and the Cattle-Stealer (p. 65-73)
The Spell of the Mas-Hantoo, Boocyea , 1890 single work short story (p. 75-83)
Malchook's Doom - A Story of the Nicholson River, Binghi , 1892 single work short story Malchook's Doom: A Nicholson River Story (p. 84-89)
Tranter's Shot, Binghi , 1892 single work short story (p. 90-92)
Pompey, Ernest Favenc , 1892 single work short story (p. 93-95)
The Track of the Dead, D [Favenc] , 1892 single work short story (p. 96-98)
The Missing Super , Binghi , 1892 single work short story (p. 99-102)
Bunthorp's Decease, Ernest Favenc , 1892 single work short story (p. 109-124)
That Other Fellow : A Tale of the Seventies, Dramingo , 1892 single work short story (p. 126-137)
The Mystery of Baines' Dog, Delcomyn , 1892 single work short story (p. 139-150)
A Lucky Meeting, Ernest Favenc , 1893 single work short story (p. 151-158)

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