y The Doings of Dave single work   short story   humour  
Is part of Bookstall Series 1904 series - publisher
Issue Details: First known date: 1919... 1919
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Although sometimes referred to as a novel, The Doings of Dave is a collection of 30 stories set largely in the sporting underworld

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Works about this Work

Aussie Words : Brass Razoo : Is It but a Breath of Wind? Fred Ludowyk , 2000 single work column
— Appears in: Ozwords , April vol. 6 no. 1 2000; (p. 6)
Fiction 1919 single work review
— Appears in: The Queenslander , 6 September 1919; (p. 3)

— Review of The Doings of Dave Con Drew 1919 single work short story
Untitled 1919 single work review
— Appears in: The Lone Hand , 16 September vol. 9 no. 9 1919; (p. 28)

— Review of The Doings of Dave Con Drew 1919 single work short story
City Battlers : Confidence Men as the Heroes of a Story 1919 single work column
— Appears in: The Farmer and Settler , 2 September 1919; (p. 8)

— Review of The Doings of Dave Con Drew 1919 single work short story

The underworld of Australian clties Is no longer an unexplored field, and the spieler and the battler are no longer unknown to fame, for Con Drew has given them a place in literature. In Jinker he showed the reading public that he knew of haunts of the underworld to which they had never penetrated, and now in a new book, The Doings of Dave, he enables us to become better acquainted with the spielers of the race-course and the battlers of back streets...'

Fiction 1919 single work review
— Appears in: The Queenslander , 6 September 1919; (p. 3)

— Review of The Doings of Dave Con Drew 1919 single work short story
Untitled 1919 single work review
— Appears in: The Lone Hand , 16 September vol. 9 no. 9 1919; (p. 28)

— Review of The Doings of Dave Con Drew 1919 single work short story
City Battlers : Confidence Men as the Heroes of a Story 1919 single work column
— Appears in: The Farmer and Settler , 2 September 1919; (p. 8)

— Review of The Doings of Dave Con Drew 1919 single work short story

The underworld of Australian clties Is no longer an unexplored field, and the spieler and the battler are no longer unknown to fame, for Con Drew has given them a place in literature. In Jinker he showed the reading public that he knew of haunts of the underworld to which they had never penetrated, and now in a new book, The Doings of Dave, he enables us to become better acquainted with the spielers of the race-course and the battlers of back streets...'

Aussie Words : Brass Razoo : Is It but a Breath of Wind? Fred Ludowyk , 2000 single work column
— Appears in: Ozwords , April vol. 6 no. 1 2000; (p. 6)
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