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Issue Details: First known date: 1946... 1946 The Twig Is Bent
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Notes

  • Epigraph : 'Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclin'd.'
  • Acknowledgment - 'My thanks are due to the Advisory Board of the Commonwealth Literary Fund for granting me the fellowship that enabled me to write this book'.
  • Other formats: Also braille.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1949
Serialised by: The Western Mail 1885-1955 newspaper (145 issues)
Notes:

Serialised in The Western Mail between 1 December 1949 and 16 March 1950.

Illustrated by Ronald Bocking.

Link: Instalment one Sighted: 29/8/2014

Works about this Work

Book Chronicle Q , 1947 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 6 no. 2 1947; (p. 132-136)

— Review of Zwishn Himl un Waser Herz Bergner , 1946 single work novel ; An Australian Muster 1946 anthology short story prose extract ; Cookabundy Bridge and Other Stories Brian James , 1946 selected work short story ; Leviathan's Inch Brian Elliott , 1946 single work novel ; Now that We're Laughing Margaret Trist , 1945 single work novel ; Men Against the Earth John K. Ewers , 1946 single work novel ; My Career Goes Bung : Purporting to be the Autobiography of Sybylla Penelope Melvyn Miles Franklin , 1946 single work novel ; Tell Us About the Turkey, Jo : Short Stories Alan Marshall , 1946 selected work short story ; Twenty Great Australian Stories 1946 anthology short story ; The Courtship of Uncle Henry : A Collection of Tales and Stories Dal Stivens , 1946 selected work short story ; The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel ; Lost Haven Kylie Tennant , 1946 single work novel ; Dusty : The Story of a Sheep Dog Frank Dalby Davison , 1946 single work children's fiction
New Fiction R. McC. , 1946 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19 October no. 33954 1946; (p. 8)

— Review of The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel
Untitled 1946 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Books , vol. 1 no. 2 1946; (p. 14)

— Review of The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel
Early Melbourne and Present-Day Sydney Don Edwards , 1946 single work review
— Appears in: The Australasian Book News and Library Journal , October vol. 1 no. 4 1946; (p. 137-139)

— Review of Waterway Eleanor Dark , 1938 single work novel ; The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel
Early Melbourne and Present-Day Sydney Don Edwards , 1946 single work review
— Appears in: The Australasian Book News and Library Journal , October vol. 1 no. 4 1946; (p. 137-139)

— Review of Waterway Eleanor Dark , 1938 single work novel ; The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel
Book Chronicle Q , 1947 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 6 no. 2 1947; (p. 132-136)

— Review of Zwishn Himl un Waser Herz Bergner , 1946 single work novel ; An Australian Muster 1946 anthology short story prose extract ; Cookabundy Bridge and Other Stories Brian James , 1946 selected work short story ; Leviathan's Inch Brian Elliott , 1946 single work novel ; Now that We're Laughing Margaret Trist , 1945 single work novel ; Men Against the Earth John K. Ewers , 1946 single work novel ; My Career Goes Bung : Purporting to be the Autobiography of Sybylla Penelope Melvyn Miles Franklin , 1946 single work novel ; Tell Us About the Turkey, Jo : Short Stories Alan Marshall , 1946 selected work short story ; Twenty Great Australian Stories 1946 anthology short story ; The Courtship of Uncle Henry : A Collection of Tales and Stories Dal Stivens , 1946 selected work short story ; The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel ; Lost Haven Kylie Tennant , 1946 single work novel ; Dusty : The Story of a Sheep Dog Frank Dalby Davison , 1946 single work children's fiction
Untitled 1946 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Books , vol. 1 no. 2 1946; (p. 14)

— Review of The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel
New Fiction R. McC. , 1946 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19 October no. 33954 1946; (p. 8)

— Review of The Twig Is Bent Capel Boake , 1946 single work novel
Last amended 29 Aug 2014 09:41:20
Subjects:
  • Country towns,
  • Melbourne, Victoria,
  • Ballarat, Ballarat area, Ballarat - Bendigo area, Victoria,
Settings:
  • 1850s
  • 1860s
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