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Note: Edited and translated by Maurice Blackman with translations by Patricia Brulant and Margaret Whitlam.
Issue Details: First known date: 1990... 1990 Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories
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'These stories have not been widely known - they were "lost" to us temporarily...Even though Wenz was from another culture he seems to have been inescapably enfolded in the Australian bush mythology.' (Source: Frank Moorhouse, Preface)

Contents

* Contents derived from the North Ryde, Ryde - Gladesville - Hunters Hill area, Northwest Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1990 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
[Preface] : Reading Paul Wenz, Frank Moorhouse , single work criticism (p. 1-4)
A French-Australian Writer:, Maurice Blackman , single work criticism (p. 5-16)
Diary of a New Chum, Paul Warrego , single work novella (p. 17-51)
How Bill Larkins Went to the Paris Exhibition, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 55-66)
Charley, Paul Wenz , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 67-72)
Jim and Jack, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 73-77)
Picky, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 78-89)
His Dog Son Chien, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman (translator) single work short story (p. 90-92)
Fifty-Five Minutes Late Cinquante-Cinq Minutes Retard, Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator) single work short story (p. 93-96)
The Spoonbill Hut, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 97-103)
The Waggoner Le Charretier, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman (translator) single work short story (p. 112-125)
The Gazelle, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 129-133)
Lone Joe, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work short story (p. 134-140)
Jack London, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work prose (p. 141-142)
Correspondence with Andre Gide, Paul Wenz , Maurice Blackman , Patricia Brulant , Margaret Whitlam , single work correspondence (p. 145-165)
Australian Correspondence, Paul Wenz , Christopher Brennan , Miles Franklin , single work correspondence (p. 166-175)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

French Writer of the Bush : Paul Wenz 1869-1939 Nance Irvine , 1998 single work biography
— Appears in: Margin , November no. 46 1998; (p. 25-28)
Series Republish "Lost" Writing Robert Zeller , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 6 no. 1 1992; (p. 95)

— Review of The Late N. Walter Swan's Famous Australian Story, Luke Mivers' Harvest : Awarded the Prize of 100 Pounds, Offered by the Proprietors of the 'Sydney Mail' for the Best Competitive Tale by a Colonial Author N. Walter Swan , 1879 single work novel ; Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
French New Chum Was `A Very Strange Animal' Herb Hild , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 21 October 1990; (p. 29)

— Review of Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography ; The Country Without Music Nicholas Hasluck , 1990 single work novel ; The Morality of Gentlemen Amanda Lohrey , 1984 single work novel
A New Chum's View of Australia Sue Walton , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Newcastle Herald , 29 September 1990; (p. 16)

— Review of Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
Spinning Bush Yarns in French Derek Whitelock , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 15 September 1990; (p. 14)

— Review of Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
Series Republish "Lost" Writing Robert Zeller , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 6 no. 1 1992; (p. 95)

— Review of The Late N. Walter Swan's Famous Australian Story, Luke Mivers' Harvest : Awarded the Prize of 100 Pounds, Offered by the Proprietors of the 'Sydney Mail' for the Best Competitive Tale by a Colonial Author N. Walter Swan , 1879 single work novel ; Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
The Plainly Perceptive Versus the Perceptively Plain Darryl Emmerson , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 22-23 September 1990; (p. rev 5)

— Review of Against Time and Place Elizabeth Backhouse , 1990 single work novel ; Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
Forecast: Fine and Sultry Judy Daniel , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Bookseller & Publisher , June vol. 69 no. 1005 1990; (p. 18-20)

— Review of Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
A French Window on a Bush Setting William Hobson , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Herald , 19 August 1990; (p. 34)

— Review of Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
Spinning Bush Yarns in French Derek Whitelock , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 15 September 1990; (p. 14)

— Review of Diary of a New Chum and Other Lost Stories Paul Wenz , Patricia Brulant (translator), Margaret Whitlam (translator), Maurice Blackman (translator), 1990 selected work criticism novella short story prose correspondence biography
French Writer of the Bush : Paul Wenz 1869-1939 Nance Irvine , 1998 single work biography
— Appears in: Margin , November no. 46 1998; (p. 25-28)
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