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'Naval history is featured in John Rous, 1918, described as a 'Queen Anne story in an Australian setting'. Several historical characters are introduced, such as Defoe, Addison, Steele, Cloudesley Shovel and others. There is even a reference to the inevitable Edmund Curll, the bookseller who came into conflict with Pope and his circle'. - Miller.

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  • Dedication: To Agnes Embling

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Works about this Work

George Gordon McCrae William Moore , 1923 single work biography
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 26 April vol. 44 no. 2254 1923; (p. 3)
Fiction 1919 single work review
— Appears in: The Queenslander , 18 January 1919; (p. 3)

— Review of The Year Between Doris Egerton Jones 1918 single work novel ; St. Tom and the Dragon Ethel Turner 1918 single work novel ; John Rous : A Queen Anne Story in an Australian Setting, Showing in Simple Words the Passage of a Not Uneventful Life Animated Throughout by an Inborn and Unconquerable Love of the Sea and a Most Ardent Patriotism George Gordon McCrae 1918 single work novel
George Gordon McCrae 1919 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 30 January vol. 40 no. 2033 1919; (p. 2)

— Review of John Rous : A Queen Anne Story in an Australian Setting, Showing in Simple Words the Passage of a Not Uneventful Life Animated Throughout by an Inborn and Unconquerable Love of the Sea and a Most Ardent Patriotism George Gordon McCrae 1918 single work novel
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