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Issue Details: First known date: 1934... 1934 The End of a Childhood and Other Stories
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Notes

  • For further reviews see Gay Howells's bibliography Henry Handel Richardson 1870-1946.

Contents

* Contents derived from the London,
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Heinemann , 1934 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The End of a Childhood : Four Further Chapters in the Life of Cuffy Mahony, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 5-67)
Growing Pains : Sketches of Girlhood, Henry Handel Richardson , sequence short story (p. 71-141)
The Bathe : A Grotesque, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 71-76)
Three in a Row, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 77-91)
Preliminary Canter, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 92-101)
Conversation in a Pantry, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 102-111)
The Bath : An Aquarelle, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 112-116)
The Wrong Turning, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 117-123)
The Grown-Up Ball 'And Women Must Weep', Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 124-133)
Note: With epigraph.
Two Hanged Women, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 134-141)
Life and Death of Peterle Luthy, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 147-181)
Two Tales of Old Strasbourg, Henry Handel Richardson , sequence short story (p. 147-233)
The Professor's Experiment, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 182-233)
Substance and Shadow Succedaneum, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story satire (p. 237-274)
Death, Henry Handel Richardson , single work short story (p. 275-287)
Note: Alt. Title: Mary Christina

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Sirius Books , 1979 .
      Alternative title: The Adventures of Cuffy Mahony and Other Stories
      Extent: 196p.
      Note/s:
      • Contains two stories not included in the 1934 edition: 'The Coat' and 'Sister Ann'.

        The short story 'Sister Ann' is included in the sequence 'Growing Pains' whereas in other editions it appears on its own.

        The short story 'The End of a Childhood : Four Further Chapters in the Life of Cuffy Mahony' has been retitled 'The Adventures of Cuffy Mahony : The End of a Childhood' in this edition.

      ISBN: 0207135118
      Series: Sirius Books Sirius Quality Paperbacks Angus and Robertson (publisher), series - publisher
    • Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 1992 .
      Alternative title: The End of a Childhood : The Complete Stories of Henry Handel Richardson
      Extent: xvi, 337 p.p.
      Reprinted: 1996
      Note/s:
      • Contains two stories not included in the 1934 edition: 'The Coat' and 'Sister Ann'.
      • Introduction by Carol Franklin.
      ISBN: 0207173230
      Series: Imprint Classics Angus and Robertson (publisher), series - publisher

Other Formats

  • Also braille and sound recording.

Works about this Work

Coping with a Man's World : Women in Henry Handel Richardson and Kate Grenville's Short Stories Annalisa Pes , 2006 single work criticism
— Appears in: Theory and Practice of the Short Story : Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific 2006; (p. 129-141)
y separately published work icon Henry Handel Richardson Michael Ackland , Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1996 Z374181 1996 single work criticism
In Short, H. H. Richardson Mandy Treagus , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: The CRNLE Reviews Journal , no. 2 1993; (p. 58-61)

— Review of The End of a Childhood and Other Stories Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 selected work short story
Introduction Carol Franklin , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: The End of a Childhood and Other Stories 1992; (p. v-xvi)
'A Depressed Amor': Richardson's 'The Bathe: a Grotesque' Carol Franklin , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 15 no. 3 1992; (p. 165-178)
A Reader's Notebook Nettie Palmer , 1934 single work review
— Appears in: All About Books , 14 November vol. 6 no. 11 1934; (p. 207-208)

— Review of The End of a Childhood and Other Stories Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 selected work short story ; Mezzomorto Vivian Crockett , 1934 single work novel ; Iron in the Fire Edgar Morrow , 1934 single work autobiography
"The Greatest Achievement of the Century Gerald Gould , 1934 single work review
— Appears in: All About Books , 3 December vol. 6 no. 12 1934; (p. 225) Observer , 2 September 1934;

— Review of The End of a Childhood and Other Stories Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 selected work short story
Untitled 1935 single work review
— Appears in: The North Queensland Register , 7 September 1935; (p. 21)

— Review of The End of a Childhood and Other Stories Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 selected work short story
'...as absorbing and as unscrupulous as a woman's purpose' Elizabeth Perkins , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: The CRNLE Reviews Journal , October no. 2 1979; (p. 30-34)

— Review of Selected Verse Mary Gilmore , 1948 selected work poetry ; The End of a Childhood and Other Stories Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 selected work short story ; Waterway Eleanor Dark , 1938 single work novel ; For Love Alone Christina Stead , 1944 single work novel
[Review] The Long Prospect [and] The End of a Childhood and Other Stories J. Bedford , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: The National Times , 14 April 1979; (p. 33)

— Review of The Long Prospect Elizabeth Harrower , 1958 single work novel ; The End of a Childhood and Other Stories Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 selected work short story
Best Sellers and A.B.A. Recommendations 1934 single work column
— Appears in: All About Books , 14 November vol. 6 no. 11 1934; (p. 214-215)
Coping with a Man's World : Women in Henry Handel Richardson and Kate Grenville's Short Stories Annalisa Pes , 2006 single work criticism
— Appears in: Theory and Practice of the Short Story : Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific 2006; (p. 129-141)
Untitled 1934 single work biography
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 13 October 1934; (p. 18)
'A Depressed Amor': Richardson's 'The Bathe: a Grotesque' Carol Franklin , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 15 no. 3 1992; (p. 165-178)
y separately published work icon Henry Handel Richardson Michael Ackland , Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1996 Z374181 1996 single work criticism
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