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Haydon, George Henry (1822-1891) The Australian emigrant : a rambling story, containing as much fact as fiction / by G.H. Haydon ; with illustrations by Watts Phillips. (London : Arthur Hall, Virtue, and Co., 1854)
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Howitt, William (1792-1879) A boy's adventures in the wilds of Australia : or Herbert's note-book / by William Howitt ; with illustrations by William Harvey. (London : G. Routledge, [1880?])
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Spence, Catherine Helen (1825-1910) Clara Morison : a tale of South Australia during the gold fever, (London : John W. Parker & Son, 1854) 2 v. bound in 1.
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Blue Cap, the bushranger; or, The Australian Dick Turpin. (London : Hogarth House, [1885?])
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Hume, Fergus (1859-1932) The mystery of a hansom cab / by Fergus W. Hume. (London : The Hansom Cab Publishing Co., [1888?])
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Boothby, Guy (1867-1905) Doctor Nikola / by Guy Boothby ; Illustrated by Stanley L. Wood. (London : Ward, Lock, 1896)
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Nyria / by Mrs. Campbell Praed. New and cheaper ed. (London : William Rider & Son, 1913)
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In Australian wilds, and other colonial tales and sketches / by B. L. Farjeon ... [et al.] ; edited by Philip Mennell. (London : Hutchinson, 1889)
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Under the gum tree : Australian "bush" stories / by Mrs Campbell Praed, and various authors ; edited by Mrs H. Patchett Martin. (London : Trischler, 1890)
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Coo-ee : tales of Australian life by Australian ladies / edited by Mrs. Patchett Martin. (London : Griffith Farran Okeden & Welsh, [1891])
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Lawson, Henry (1867-1922) Short stories in prose and verse / by Henry Lawson. (Sydney : L. Lawson, [1894])
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Fraser, Joseph. Melbourne and Mars : my mysterious life on two planets : extracts from the diary of a Melbourne merchant / edited by Joseph Fraser. (Melbourne : E.W. Cole, [1889?])
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Favenc, Ernest (1846-1908) The secret of the Australian desert / by Ernest Favenc ; with four illustrations by Percy F.S. Spence and a map. (London : Blackie, 1896)
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Furphy, Joseph (1843-1912) Such is life : being certain extracts from the diary of Tom Collins. (Sydney : Bulletin Newspaper Co., 1903)
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Montgomery, Alex. (1847-1922) Five Skull Island : and other tales of the Malay Archipelago from The Sydney Bulletin / by Alex Montgomery. (Melbourne : George Robertson, 1897)
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Dawe, Carlton (1865-1935) Zantha / by William Dawe. (Melbourne : W. Inglis, 1886)
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Warung, Price (1855-1911) Tales of the convict system / by Price Warung. (Sydney : Bulletin Newspaper Co., 1892)
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Kennedy, E. B. (Edward B.) Blacks and bushrangers : adventures in Queensland / by E.B. Kennedy ; with illustrations by Stanley Berkeley. New and cheaper ed. London : Sampson Low, Marston, 1892.
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Donnison, A. (?-1932) Winning a wife in Australia : a story drawn from actual experiences and illustrative of life in the present day in the Antipodes / by A. Donnison. (London : Ward, Lock & Bowden, 1894)
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McIver, G. Neuroomia : a new continent : a manuscript delivered by the deep / by G. McIver. (London ; Melbourne : George Robertson, 1894)
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Rudd, Steele (1868-1935) On our selection! / by Arthur H. Davis (Steele Rudd) ; illustrated by A.J. Fischer ... [et al]. 24th ed. (Sydney : N.S.W. Bookstall, 1930)
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Baynton, Barbara (1857-1929) The chosen vessel / by Barbara Baynton. (Sydney : F. Cunninghame [1896?]
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Dyson, Edward (1865-1931) Fact'ry 'ands / by Edward Dyson ; with illustrations by Will Dyson. 4th ed. (Sydney : N.S.W. Bookstall Co., 1920)
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Lindsay, Norman (1879-1969) A curate in Bohemia / by Norman Lindsay. (Sydney : NSW Bookstall Co., 1932)
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Powell, S. W. (Sydney Walter) (1878-?) The maker of pearls / by S.W. Powell ; illus. by Percy Lindsay. (Sydney : N.S.W. Bookstall Co., 1921)
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Grimshaw, Beatrice Ethel (1870-1953) The coral queen. (Sydney, NSW Bookstall, 1920)
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McLaren, Jack (1887-1954) The skipper of the "Roaring Meg" / by Jack McLaren ; illustrations by Percy Lindsay. (Sydney : N.S.W. Bookstall Co., 1923)
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Up the country / by Brent of Bin Bin (Edinburgh, Blackwood, 1928)
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A murder in Sydney : a novel / by Leonard Mann. (London : Jonathan Cape, 1937)
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Stone, Louis (1871-1935) Jonah / Louis Stone. (Sydney : Endeavour Press, 1933)
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Quin, Tarella. Paying guests/ by Tarella Quin (Mrs. Daskein). (Melbourne : Lothian, 1917
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Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), (1885-1930) [and] Skinner, M. L. (Mary Louisa), (1876-1955)
The boy in the bush / by D.H. Lawrence and M.L. Skinner. (New York : T. Seltzer, 1924)
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Watkin, May. A spray of wattle-blossom : Australian stories / by May Watkin. (London : Robert Culley, [192-?])
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Coonardoo : the well in the shadow / by Katharine Susannah Prichard. (London : Jonathan Cape, 1929)
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The Cautious Amorist / by Norman Lindsay ; illustrated by the author. (London : Werner Laurie, 1932)
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Harcourt, J. M. (John Mewton), (1902-1971) Upsurge : a novel / by J.M. Harcourt. (London : John Long, 1934)
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Boyd, Martin (1893-1972) Dearest Idol / by Walter Beckett (Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1929)
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Devanny, Jean (1894-1962) The Butcher Shop / by Jean Devanny (New York : Macaulay, 1926)
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Collins, Dale (1897-1956) Race the sun : novel / by Dale Collins. (London : Constable, 1936)
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Fool's harvest / by Erle Cox. (Melbourne : Robertson & Mullen, 1939)

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Murder pie / by J. L. Ranken ... [et al] ; edited by J. L. Ranken, Jane Clunies Ross. 3rd ed. (Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1936)
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Dark, Eleanor (1901-1985) Sun across the sky / by Eleanor Dark. (London : Collins, 1937)
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Tennant, Kylie (1912-1988) The joyful condemned / Kylie Tennant. (London : Macmillan, 1953)
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Harris, Max (1921-1995) The vegetative eye / by Max Harris ; chalk drawing by Sidney Nolan. (Melbourne : Reed & Harris, 1943)
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White, Patrick (1912-1990) Happy Valley : a novel / by Patrick White. (London ; Sydney : George G. Harrap, 1939)
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Mackenzie, Kenneth (1913-1955) The refuge : a confession / Seaforth Mackenzie. (London : Cape ; Sydney : Angus and Robertson 1954)
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Australian Pocket Library
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Close, Robert S. (Robert Shaw), 1903- Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton. (Melbourne : Georgian House, 1945)
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Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Come in Spinner / by Dymphna Cusack and Florence James. (London : Heinemann, 1951)
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Hardy, Frank, 1917- Power without glory : a novel in three parts / by Frank J. Hardy, "Ross Franklyn." (Melbourne : F. Hardy, 1950)
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Johnston, George, 1912-1970. My brother Jack : a novel / by George Johnston. (London : Collins, 1964)
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Clift, Charmian, 1923-1969. The sea and the stone / by Charmian Clift and George Johnston. (Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, 1955)
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O'Grady, John, 1907-1981. They're a weird mob : a novel / by Nino Culotta ; illustrated by 'WEP'. (Sydney : Ure Smith, 1957)
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Keon, Michael, 1918- The durian tree / by Michael Keon. (London : H. Hamilton, 1960)
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Dick, William, 1937- A bunch of ratbags / by William Dick. (London ; Sydney : Collins, 1965)
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Keneally, Thomas, 1935- The place at Whitton / Thomas Keneally. (London : Cassell, 1964)
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Lindsay, Joan (1896-1984) Picnic at Hanging Rock / by Joan Lindsay. (Melbourne, Canberra [etc.] F. W. Cheshire, 1967)
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Oakley, Barry, 1931- A wild ass of a man. (Melbourne, Cheshire 1967)
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Moorhouse, Frank, 1938- The Americans, Baby: a discontinuous narrative of stories and fragments / by Frank Moorhouse. (Sydney : Angus and Robertson, 1972)
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Garner, Helen, 1942- Monkey Grip / by Helen Garner. (Melbourne : McPhee Gribble Publishers, 1977)
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Carey, Peter, 1943- Oscar and Lucinda (New York, Harper & Row, 1988)
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Castro, Brian, 1950- Birds of passage (Sydney, George Allen & Unwin, 1983)
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Montesini, Lorenzo The Cardboard Cantata (Brookvale, N.S.W. : Tower Books, 1986)
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