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Arthur W. Upfield Arthur W. Upfield i(A20562 works by) (a.k.a. Arthur Upfield; Arthur William Upfield)
Also writes as: Frederick Barmore
Born: Established: 1 Sep 1890 Gosport, Hampshire,
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England,
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United Kingdom (UK),
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Western Europe, Europe,
; Died: Ceased: 12 Feb 1964 Bowral, Mittagong - Bowral area, Southern Highlands - Southern Tablelands, Southeastern NSW, New South Wales,
Gender: Male
Arrived in Australia: 4 Nov 1911
Heritage: English
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1 1 y separately published work icon Beyond the Mirage : An Autobiography Arthur W. Upfield , Exile Bay : ETT Imprint , 2020 19814101 2020 single work autobiography

'To observe a ridge of sandhills was to wonder what lay beyond them ... Perhaps it was the sense of freedom, both physically and spiritually, the knowledge that should I want to look beyond the sandhills and peer beyond the mirage, there was nothing but my two legs and a water bag to prevent me ...
As thousands did before me, and as men are still doing in these days, I asked for my check instead of orders one bright morning in May, and a week later an eager young man pushed a loaded bicycle out of Wilcannia.

'Arthur Upfield's autobiography was written in 1937 but put aside during the intervening years of the Second World War. Now available for the first time, here is Upfield's own story of tramping Australia and developing his great crime novels featuring Bony, the first Aboriginal detective, alongside real desert characters like One-Spur Dick, Mr Pluto, Dead March Harry and the evil Snowy Rowles . Illustrated with photographs from Upfield's archive.' (Publication summary)

1 From The Bachelors of Broken Hill Arthur W. Upfield , 2010 extract novel (The Bachelors of Broken Hill)
— Appears in: From This Broken Hill 2010; (p. 31)
1 Little Stories of Gallipoli Arthur W. Upfield , 2009 single work short story war literature
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia Again : More Short Stories 2009; (p. 10-24)
Compilation of brief sketches that appeared 'in one or both of two similar, but not identical, series of little stories' published in the Argus and the Hampshire Telegraph and Post in 1916, together with another story 'All Must Pay' from the Argus 1916.
1 The Death Heralds Arthur W. Upfield , 2009 single work short story
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia Again : More Short Stories 2009; (p. 54-65)
1 The Water Witch Arthur W. Upfield , 2009 single work short story
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia Again : More Short Stories 2009; (p. 41-53)
1 Under Shell-fire at ANZAC Arthur W. Upfield , 2009 single work short story
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia Again : More Short Stories 2009; (p. 25-27)
1 1 y separately published work icon Up and Down Australia Again : More Short Stories Arthur W. Upfield , Kees De Hoog , Morrisville : Bonaparte Holdings Pty Ltd , 2009 Z1651858 2009 selected work short story Up and Down Australia Again is the third published collection of short works by Arthur Upfield. Kees de Hoog has selected 34 more short stories and has added a radio play and the first five chapters for an unfinished Bony novel. As well as tales from the Australian Outback, there are stories based on Upfield's experiences at Gallipoli during the Great War, and what really did happen during the early years of European settlement and expansion in Australia. Includes sources for the short stories in the first collection, Up and Down Australia.
1 1 y separately published work icon Up and Down the Real Australia : Autobiographical Articles and The Murchison Murders Arthur W. Upfield , Kees De Hoog , Morrisville : Bonaparte Holdings Pty Ltd , 2009 Z1560308 2009 selected work autobiography non-fiction 'Up and Down the Real Australia is the second published collection of short works by Arthur Upfield. Kees de Hoog has selected 45 anecdotes and autobiographical articles about the 20 years from 1911 when Upfield first arrived in Australia. They cover his life and work in the outback, and his First World War service at Gallipoli and the Somme. It includes The Murchison Murders, Upfield's account of how the "perfect murder" was developed for his second Bony novel, The Sands of Windee; how Snowy Rowles used it to commit at least one, probably three, murders in 1929; how the crime was solved; and what happened at Rowles' trial in 1932' (Publisher website).
1 Breakaway House Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 292-299)
1 New Boots on Old Feet Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story crime
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 273-277)
1 Led By a Child Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story crime
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 268-272)
1 The Great Rabbit Lure Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 261-267)
1 That Cow Maggie!! Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 256-260)
1 Why Did the Devil Shoot the Pig? Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 250-255)
1 The Vital Clue Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 244-249)
1 Pinky Dick's Elixir Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 237-243)
1 Henry's Christmas Party Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 230-236)
1 Henry's Little Lamb Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story adventure
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 223-229)
1 The Mover of Mountains Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story humour
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 214-222)
1 Henry's Last Job Arthur W. Upfield , 2008 single work short story
— Appears in: Up and Down Australia : Short Stories 2008; (p. 205-213)
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