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6 edition of Faber Book of Contemporary Australian Short Stories found in the catalog.

Faber Book of Contemporary Australian Short Stories

by Murray Bail

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Faber & Faber .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Australian & Oceanian,
  • Short stories,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7856313M
    ISBN 100571147631
    ISBN 109780571147632

    In 3 libraries. p. ; 19 cm. Short stories, English -- 20th century. The Faber book of modern stories / edited with an introduction by Elizabeth Bowen. - Version details - Trove. The Faber Book of Contemporary Australian Short Stories by Murray Bail (30 copies) She's Fantastical: The First Anthology of Australian by Lucy Sussex (29 copies) My country ; Australian poetry and short stories: two by Leonie Kramer (29 copies).

    Barnard, M. () ‘“The Persimmon Tree” from The Faber Book of Contemporary Australian Short Stories, edited by Murray Bail’, in The Faber book of contemporary Australian short stories. London: Faber and Faber, pp. 3–6. Murray Bail (born 22 September ) is an Australian writer of novels, short stories and non-fiction. In he shared the Age Book of the Year award for his novel Homesickness.. He was born in Adelaide, South has lived most of his life in Australia except for sojourns in India (–70) and England and Europe (–74).

    A good short story is hard to beat – but harder to write. In un words (there are no hard and fast rules about the “proper” length of a short story, but safe to say any piece of. Nicholas Jose has published short stories, essays, several acclaimed novels, and a memoir. He is Chair in Writing at the University of Western Sydney and Visiting Chair of Australian Studies at Harvard University for


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Murray Bail (born 22 September ) is an Australian writer of novels, short stories and non-fiction. In he shared the Age Book of the Year award for his novel Homesickness. He was born in Adelaide, South has lived most of his life in Australia except for sojourns in India (–70) and England and Europe (–74).Born: 22 September (age 78), Adelaide.

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