y The Home periodical issue  
Note: Cover design; Preston's painting, Waratahs, appears on cover.
Issue Details: First known date: 1931... vol. 12 no. 12 1 December 1931 of The Home est. 1920 The Home
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  • Christmas Number
  • Includes 'As Others See Us' (by W. B.), a brief section which notes that 'A. P. Herbert's novel, The Water Gypsies, is being made into a picture. One wonders if Herbert's impressions of Australia which appear in this book find expression in the film. The hero of the book, Mr Bryan, comes out to Sydney and "he liked the Australians at once for their friendliness and gaiety and happy innocence of aristocracy...Bryan was an artist and "in that continent he had yielded a little to the influence of a native artist, Mr Norman Lindsay [q.v.], who had discovered a new use for the firmament in art, and filled it with coveys of naked women.' (content appears in topical monthly column, 'Contributed Comments')


* Contents derived from the 1931 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Unfaithfulness, Patricia O'Rane , 1931 single work short story (p. 34-35, 54, 57, 70)
Pioneer Families of Australia No. 23 : The Clarkes of Victoria, Charles H. Bertie , 1931 single work biography (p. 36-37, 49)
  • Written as: Charles H. Bertie
  • illus., port.
I Like New York, Norman Lindsay , 1931 single work prose travel (p. 38-39)
Note: illus., port.
Young Fowls in Love, D. Lindsay Thompson , 1931 single work short story humour (p. 40-41, 70, 75, n.p.n inside back cover)
The Wire, Kathleen Macqueen , 1931 single work short story humour (p. 77, 79)

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