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Issue Details: First known date: 1932... vol. 4 no. 11 15 November 1932 of All About Books est. 1928 All About Books
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  • Cover photograph is captioned : John C. Moore, whose merry "open-air" novel was recommended in the September issue of All About Books.
  • Includes 'Unconscious Plagiarism' detailing the similarities between 'Seamark's short story 'The Perfect Crime' and Edgar Wallace's 'The Perfect Criiminal'.
  • Also includes 'In the Australian Wilds?' by F. W. Bishop, a review of Harold Priest's The Call of the Bush.
  • Phil Grim reviews A. S. Wadia's The Call of the Sothern Cross in 'A Travelled Parsee Looks at Australia and N.Z.'.


* Contents derived from the 1932 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Some Interesting Novels, George H. Cowling , single work review
— Review of Re-Enter Sir John Clemence Dane , Helen Simpson , 1932 single work novel ;
(p. 171)
Books for Teachers, George H. Cowling , single work review
— Review of The Psychology of Literary Appreciation : A Study in Psychology and Education D. C. Griffiths , 1932 single work criticism ;
(p. 171)
A New Poem, Eileen Duggan , single work review (p. 172)
Biography by Victor Kennedy, single work review
— Review of The Life of A. J. Draper Victor Kennedy , 1931 single work biography ;
(p. 172)
An Australian Novel of Note, Furnley Maurice , single work review
— Review of Old Blastus of Bandicoot : Opuscule on a Pioneer Tufted with Ragged Rhymes Miles Franklin , 1930-1939 single work novel ;
(p. 175)
Best Sellers and A.B.A. Recommendations, single work column (p. 176)
An Australian Novel, G. W. Wicking , single work review
— Review of The Temple of Sahr William Pengreep , 1932 single work novel ;
(p. 178)
Adam Lindsay Gordon's Statue Unveiled, single work column (p. 180)
John o' London's Literary Circle [Meeting Report], M. F. Parsons , single work column (p. 181)
Fellowship of Australian Writers [Meeting Report], Neil J. Myers , single work column (p. 181)
Queensland Authors and Artists' Association [Meeting Report], Thelma Champion , single work column (p. 182)

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