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  • Dedication : For Sunny

Contents

* Contents derived from the South Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,:Oxford University Press , 1994 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories : Introduction, Michael Wilding , 1994 single work criticism (p. ix-xvii)
Human Repetends, Marcus Clarke , 1872 single work short story crime fantasy
This story was first published in the Australasian, 14 September, 1872, with the title 'Human Repetends'. This version of the story, which includes a character called Marston, has been republished several times in anthologies and selections. A second version of the story, with a different beginning and featuring a character called Hylton, was first published in the posthumous selection Sensational Tales with the title 'A Mysterious Coincidence'. This version has been republished under both titles.
(p. 1-9)
Note: With title: 'Human Repetends'
Challis, the Doubter : The White Lady and the Brown Woman, Louis Becke , 1893 single work short story Challis the Doubter (p. 10-14)
Squeaker's Mate, Barbara Baynton , 1902 single work short story (p. 15-26)
The Union Buries Its Dead, Henry Lawson , 1893 single work short story humour
Describes a bush funeral.
(p. 27-30)
Conversation in a Pantry, Henry Handel Richardson , 1934 single work short story (p. 31-35)
The Child of the Children, Ethel Turner , 1897 single work children's fiction children's (p. 36-47)
Juliet McCree Is Accused of Gluttony, Ethel Anderson , 1950 single work short story satire A Study in Gluttony (p. 48-60)
N'Goola, Katharine Susannah Prichard , 1956 single work short story (p. 61-69)
Dry Spell, Marjorie Barnard , 1941 single work short story (p. 70-75)
Hear My Prayer, Eleanor Dark , 1934 single work short story (p. 76-85)
A Harmless Affair, Christina Stead , 1984 single work short story (p. 86-101)
Trees Can Speak, Alan Marshall , 1944 single work short story (p. 102-105)
Mother, Judah Waten , 1950 single work short story (p. 106-116)
First Love, Hal Porter , 1962 single work short story (p. 117-126)
The Man Who Bowled Victor Trumper, Dal Stivens , 1945 single work short story humour (p. 127-129)
Lardi, Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story (p. 130-134)
Clay, Patrick White , 1963 single work short story (p. 135-151)
Requiem, Peter Cowan , 1944 single work short story (p. 152-153)
The Weeping Fig, Judith Wright , 1953 single work short story (p. 154-158)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Notes:
Selected by Michael Wilding

Works about this Work

Dwindling Market for Short Stories Maurice Dunlevy , 1995 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 September 1995; (p. C13)
Untitled Tony Kane , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 9 no. 2 1995; (p. 32-33)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Untitled Brian Kiernan , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Ulitarra , no. 8 1995; (p. 21-23)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Some Fine Examples that Celebrate the Short Story Wayne Crawford , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: The Mercury , 18 September 1995; (p. 30)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry ; Fabulous at Fifty : Fifty of the Best from Australian Short Stories 1995 anthology short story extract autobiography ; Australian Short Stories 1982 periodical (65 issues)
Untitled Laurie Hergenhan , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Imago : New Writing , July vol. 7 no. 2 1995; (p. 90-91)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Untitled Tony Kane , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 9 no. 2 1995; (p. 32-33)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Women Writers No Longer a Pseudonymous Minority Margaret Jones , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3 December 1994; (p. 10A)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry ; This Is for You Michael Wilding , 1994 selected work short story ; Picador New Writing 2 1994 anthology poetry short story extract
Big Journeys John McLaren , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 10 December 1994; (p. 9)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Everyone Has a Tale to Tell Elaine Lindsay , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 3-4 December 1994; (p. rev 6)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Forecasts Kate Veitch , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Bookseller & Publisher , August vol. 74 no. 1050 1994; (p. 38)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994 anthology short story criticism extract poetry
Dwindling Market for Short Stories Maurice Dunlevy , 1995 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 September 1995; (p. C13)
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