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A Lucky Burglary single work   short story   adventure  
Issue Details: First known date: 1895-1894... 1895-1894 A Lucky Burglary
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Adventure and romance in Waverley, Sydney. A penniless gentleman is shot while preventing a burglary in a merchant's suburban villa. He is nursed back to health by the family, falls in love with the daughter, is given a position in the father's compnay - and romance blossoms. Lightly humorous. Some comments on the discomforts of penury. (PB)

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Australian Journal vol. 31 no. 364 September 1895 Z1049538 1895 periodical issue 1895 pg. 735-736
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  • Waverley, Bondi area, Sydney Eastern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,
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