y The Home periodical issue  
Note: Cover design.
Issue Details: First known date: 1929 vol. 10 no. 3 1 March 1929 of The Home est. 1920
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  • Outdoor Number
  • Includes a brief section, 'Best Sellers', which reports the result of a literary survey that was issued by the Sydney Morning Herald whereby questionnaires were distributed to 'the libraries and bookshops of News South Wales...with the object of getting a line as to the State's taste in contemporary literature'. In addition to the findings of the survey, this commentary also draws a comparison between the literary taste of readers in England, America, Canada, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia. (appears in the topical monthly column, 'With These Few Words')


* Contents derived from the 1929 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Race on the Sands, Jean Curlewis , 1929 single work prose travel
'Showing what surf and sun are doing for the inhabitants of the Australian coastline.' (appears under title in The Home)
(p. 25-32, 72)
Note: illus., ports
Doris Zinkeisen and the Ballet, Jean Curlewis , 1929 single work biography (p. 36-37, 70)
Note: Portrait illustrations of Zinkeisen include an uncroppped version of the image that was subsequently used as the first photographic cover to appear on The Home in February 1931.
Aunt Yvanne, D. Lindsay Thompson , 1929 single work short story humour (p. 44, 76, 82)

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