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A Christmas Eve Tragedy single work   short story  
Note: Adapted from the French by E. Branfill Harrison (PB)
Issue Details: First known date: 1891... 1891 A Christmas Eve Tragedy
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The tale of a merchant's murder of an old friend to inherit his wealth and his clever assignment of blame to a poacher who is exceuted for the crime. One year later he is deserted by friends and his own wife is dead. His relief is intense when he awakens to find his friends awaiting him for a Christmas dinner and the murder a dream. Heavy atmosphere. (PB)

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Australian Journal vol. 27 no. 319 December 1891 Z1037679 1891 periodical issue 1891 pg. 183-188
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