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Issue Details: First known date: 1989... 1989 The Fortunes of Mary Fortune
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Contents

* Contents derived from the Ringwood, Ringwood - Croydon - Kilsyth area, Melbourne - East, Melbourne, Victoria,:Penguin , 1989 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
What the Mischief Does a Bonnet Want Here? : An Introduction to Mary Fortune (Waif Wander), Lucy Sussex , 1989 single work criticism biography (p. xii-xxiii)
The Fortunes of Mary Fortune : Preface, Judith Brett , 1989 single work criticism biography (p. ix-xi)
Arrival in Melbourne, W. W. , 1882 single work autobiography (p. 3-22)
Kangaroo Flat, W. W. , 1883 single work autobiography (p. 23-49)
Buninyong, W. W. , 1883 single work autobiography (p. 51-78)
Chinaman's Flat, W. W. , 1883 single work autobiography (p. 79-102)
Inkerman, W. W. , 1883 single work autobiography (p. 103-124)
Fourteen Days on the Roads, Waif Wander , 1868 single work prose humour satire
A lady's journey to Melbourne in a carrier's wagon - 10 days and 11 nights of discomfort. Descriptions of the drivers, the horse team, Benalla and the election of a shire councillor, and the approach to Melbourne are included. (PB)
(p. 127-148)
Looking for Lodgings, Waif Wander , 1868 single work prose satire
Looking for board and residence on a broiling summer day in Melbourne introduces a 'respectable female' to a curious range of houses and landladies. Contains interesting references to The Australian Journal and on the character of colonial girls. (PB)
(p. 149-166)
How I Spent Christmas, Waif Wander , 1869 single work prose
Christmas in Melbourne: the Eastern Christmas Market; Sandridge and the 'home' ships; dinner at a 'Family hotel' - and an opinionated 'Young Australia'; the waxworks; and an invigorating walk to an enjoyable solitude. (PB)
(p. 167-188)
Down Bourke Street, Waif Wander , 1869 single work prose
Melbourne's Bourke Street amid the bustle of Saturday night - the shops, the crowds, Paddy's market, street cookery and street preachery. (PB)
(p. 189-210)
Towzer and Co., Waif Wander , 1870 single work prose humour
On the three dogs observed by the author. Animal character sketch. (PB)
(p. 211-219)
The Spider and the Fly, Waif Wander , 1870 single work short story satire
On the fifty female applicants for a position of trust and the man who interviewed them at a Melbourne hotel. (PB)
(p. 221-230)

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Works about this Work

Learning All the Tricks : Critiquing Crime Fiction in a Creative Writing PhD Rachel Franks , 2016 single work criticism
— Appears in: TEXT Special Issue Website Series , October no. 37 2016;
Mary Fortune Lucy Sussex , 2004-2005 single work biography
— Appears in: Mystery Readers Journal , Winter vol. 20 no. 4 2004-2005; (p. 11-12)
Finding Fortunes Philip Butterss , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Antithesis , vol. 4 no. 1 1990; (p. 176-178)

— Review of The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose
Mary Strikes Gold Adrian Rawlins , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , February no. 117 1990; (p. 92-94)

— Review of The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose
Recapturing a Literary Spirit Margaret Steinberger , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Newcastle Herald , 17 February 1990; (p. 14)

— Review of The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose
Solving Fortune's Mysteries Carmel Bird , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Women's Book Review , December vol. 1 no. 2 1989; (p. 29)

— Review of The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose
Diverse Voices Reba Gostand , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , April vol. 9 no. 1 1990; (p. 58-60)

— Review of My Father's Moon Elizabeth Jolley , 1989 single work novel ; The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose ; The New Diversity : Australian Fiction : 1970-88 Ken Gelder , Paul Salzman , 1989 selected work criticism ; In the Winter Dark Tim Winton , 1988 single work novel ; City to City Laurie Clancy , 1989 selected work short story ; Flawless Jade Barbara Hanrahan , 1989 single work novel ; Eight Voices of the Eighties : Stories, Journalism and Criticism by Australian Women Writers 1989 anthology criticism extract short story autobiography correspondence prose review interview
Untitled Ken A. Stewart , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , October vol. 14 no. 4 1990; (p. 525-529)

— Review of Eight Voices of the Eighties : Stories, Journalism and Criticism by Australian Women Writers 1989 anthology criticism extract short story autobiography correspondence prose review interview ; A Woman's Friendship Ada Cambridge , 1988 single work novel ; Colonial Voices : Letters, Diaries, Journalism and Other Accounts of Nineteenth-Century Australia 1989 anthology correspondence biography prose autobiography short story ; The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose ; The Poet's Discovery : Nineteenth Century Australia in Verse 1990 anthology poetry biography
Southern Sleuths Frank Bren , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Editions , September no. 8-9 1990; (p. 6-7)

— Review of The Case of the Chinese Boxes Marele Day , 1995 single work novel ; The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose ; The Last Adventures of Christian Doom, Private I Robert Kenny , 1982 single work novel ; Dead Witness : Best Australian Mystery Stories 1989 anthology short story ; Sand on the Gumshoe : A Century of Australian Crime Writing 1989 anthology short story ; The Life and Crimes of Harry Lavender Marele Day , 1988 single work novel
Anonymous Crimes Margot Luke , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 115 1989; (p. 42)

— Review of The Fortunes of Mary Fortune Mary Fortune , 1989 selected work autobiography prose
Mary Fortune Lucy Sussex , 2004-2005 single work biography
— Appears in: Mystery Readers Journal , Winter vol. 20 no. 4 2004-2005; (p. 11-12)
The Fortunes of Mary Fortune : Preface Judith Brett , 1989 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Fortunes of Mary Fortune 1989; (p. ix-xi)
The Waiting Game Lucy Sussex , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Notes & Furphies , April no. 24 1990; (p. 11-12)
Learning All the Tricks : Critiquing Crime Fiction in a Creative Writing PhD Rachel Franks , 2016 single work criticism
— Appears in: TEXT Special Issue Website Series , October no. 37 2016;
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