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Australian short stories

Author: Carmel Bird
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Short stories, Australian
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Australian short stories.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991
(OCoLC)647163993
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carmel Bird
ISBN: 0395588391 9780395588390 0395586674 9780395586679
OCLC Number: 23079952
Description: xiv, 235 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Christos Mavromatis is a welder / George Papaellinas --
The lost wedding / David Brooks --
Frock, wireless, gorgeous, slacks / Peter Goldsworthy --
Angels / Joan London --
The last days of a famous mime / Peter Carey --
Little Helen's Sunday afternoon / Helen Garner --
Vase with red fishes / Beverley Farmer --
The drover's wife / Murray Bail --
The drover's wife / Frank Moorhouse --
At the Picasso exhibition / Brian Matthews --
The empty lunch-tin / David Malouf --
Write me, son, write me / Thea Astley --
Woman in a lampshade / Elizabeth Jolley --
On the train / Olga Masters --
The late sunlight / Jessica Anderson --
Willy-wagtails by moonlight / Patrick White --
Auction sale in Stanley Street / Kylie Tennant --
Mother / Judah Waten --
The hold up / John Morrison --
My friend, Lafe Tilly / Christina Stead --
Habit / Marjorie Barnard --
Donalblain McCree and the sin of anger / Ethel Anderson --
Proem (prologue to The Fortunes of Richard Mahony) / Henry Handel Richardson --
The Drover's wife / Henry Lawson --
Billy Skywonkie / Barbara Baynton --
The dead man in the scrub / Mary Fortune.
Responsibility: edited by Carmel Bird.

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