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Alternative title: Homeward Bound
Issue Details: First known date: 1884... 1884 The Voyage to London
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A journey from Queensland to London


  • The seven articles that made up this piece were originally published in the Townsville Daily Bulletin in 1884 under the title Homeward Bound and the byline 'Travelling Correspondent'. The articles were reprinted in Banfield's father's newspaper in Ararat. The original seven articles were later edited by Banfield and published as The Torres Straits Route from Qeensland to England by the British-India Steam Navigation Company's Royal Mail Steamer 'Chyebassa'.(T.Wilmett, 1885)

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First known date: 1884
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Gentle Art of Beachcombing : A Collection of Writings by E. J. Banfield E. J. Banfield , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1989 Z460540 1989 selected work autobiography essay non-fiction short story travel A selection of E. J. Banfield's unknown and little-known writings including articles originally published as columns in the North Queensland Register and other newspapers. St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1989 pg. 3-44
Last amended 17 Oct 2005 10:22:48
  • Torres Strait Islands, Queensland,
  • Java,
    Southeast Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
  • Suez Canal,
    North Africa, Africa,
  • 1884
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