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Issue Details: First known date: 1886-1999... 1886-1999 Fergus Hume's Startling Story
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  • Appears in:
    y The Mystery of a Hansom Cab Fergus Hume , Melbourne : Kemp and Boyce , 1886 Z156928 1886 single work novel (taught in 8 units)

    'Set in the charming and deadly streets of Melbourne, this vivid and brilliantly plotted murder thriller tells the story of a crime committed by an unknown assassin. With its panoramic depiction of a bustling yet uneasy city, Hansom Cab has a central place in Australian literary history and, more importantly, it remains highly readable. ' (Publication summary)

    Melbourne : Text Publishing , 1999
    pg. v-xiv
  • Appears in:
    y Inside Story Peter Browne (editor), Hawthorn : Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology , 2008- Z1768271 2008 website

    'Inside Story combines original, high-quality journalism and rigorous analysis to bring its readers a distinctive view of Australia and the world. Drawing on a network of Australian writers and academic researchers, together with correspondents in Africa, Europe, Asia and the Americas, Inside Story investigates the forces shaping politics, society and culture.'

    Source: Inside Story website, www.inside.org.au (sighted 23/03/2011)

    Hawthorn : Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology , 2008-
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