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Issue Details: First known date: 1936... 1936 Castles in the Air
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As Blossom gazes at a pile of Mallee Roots, they come to life, with their 'limbs...notched in the most grotesque manner, and seem[ing] too slender to carry their solid clumsy bodies' (p. 9). Wagglewand and his fellow Roots build Blossom a castle that seems to hang in the air at the cliff-face. Blossom meets the Spirit of the Bush and visits the Fairies' Tree.

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    • East Melbourne, East Melbourne - Richmond area, Melbourne, Victoria,: Ola Cohn , 1936 .
      Printed by Brown, Prior
      Extent: 48p.
      Description: illus. (b & w)
      Note/s:
      • Illustrated with photographic images of the Fairies' Tree (Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne) and other delightful sculptures by Cohn.
    • Reservoir, Preston - Northcote area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: R.W. Strugnell , 2014 .
      Extent: 1vp.
      Note/s:
      • Publication date 14 November 2016

      ISBN: 9780987305251 (hardback)
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