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Issue Details: First known date: 1934... vol. 6 no. 10 12 October 1934 of All About Books est. 1928 All About Books
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  • Cover photograph captioned: Vance Palmer who won the £50 prize for the Short Story Competition in connection with the Melbourne, Victoria, Centenary celebrations. Photo by Marietta.


* Contents derived from the 1934 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Melbourne and Memory, Furnley Maurice , sequence poetry (p. 191)
Note: Editor's note: The prize-winning poem in the Mr. and Mrs. James Dyer Centenary competition, published by kind permission of Mr. Frank Wilmot (Furnley Maurice) and the Herald and Weekly Times Ltd.
A Reader's Notebook, Nettie Palmer , single work review
— Review of Happy Dispatches A. B. Paterson , 1934 selected work diary ; Green-Grey Homestead 'Steele Rudd' , 1933 single work short story ; Melbourne Odes Furnley Maurice , 1934 selected work poetry prose ; Comboman : A Tale of Central Australia Conrad H. Sayce , 1934 single work novel ; River Crossing 'William Hatfield' , 1934 single work novel ; Pemmican Pete and Other Verses for Children of All Ages Alan D. Mickle , 1934 selected work poetry ; Hail Victoria! Kathleen Ussher , 1934 single work prose ;
(p. 194-195)
Memorial to Tom Collins, single work column (p. 195)
Exhibition of Australian Books, single work column (p. 195)
As Others See Our Authors, single work review
— Review of Collected Poems of John Shaw Neilson John Shaw Neilson , 1934 selected work poetry ;
(p. 196)
Gordon Pilgrimages, single work column (p. 196)
A Student's Tribute to Gordon, Charles R. Long , single work review biography
— Review of Adam Lindsay Gordon : The Life and Best Poems of the Poet of Australia Adam Lindsay Gordon , Douglas Sladen , 1934 selected work biography criticism poetry review ;
(p. 197, 196)
Best Sellers and A.B.A. Recommendations, single work column (p. 198)
Thrillers, single work review
— Review of Red Invader Harry Edmonds , 1933 single work novel ; The Law of the Knife Carlton Dawe , 1934 single work novel ;
(p. 199)
A Great Gift Book, single work review
— Review of Centenary Gift Book 1934 anthology short story poetry extract essay drama ;
(p. 199-200)
The Henry Lawson Memorial and Literary Society of Footscray [Meeting Report], J. C. Davies , single work column (p. 202)
The Free-Lance Club [Meeting Report], H. J. Hamlyn , single work column (p. 202-203)
Fellowship of Australian Writers [Meeting Report], Ronald G. McCredie , single work column (p. 203-204)
Australian Literature Society [Meeting Report], Doris Hayball , single work column review (p. 204)

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