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Fly away Peter

Author: David Malouf
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this shimmering work of imagination, one of Australia's most honored writers conjures a single still moment on the edge of the 20th century in which two unlikely people share a friendship. When Ashley Crowther returns to Australia to manage his father's property, he discovers a timeless landscape of kingfishers and ibises; he also meets Jim Saddler, the young woodsman who becomes Ashley's guide to his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Malouf, David, 1934-
Fly away Peter.
London : Chatto & Windus, 1982
(OCoLC)557865034
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Malouf
ISBN: 0701126256 9780701126254
OCLC Number: 8970319
Description: 134 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Malouf.

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In this shimmering work of imagination, one of Australia's most honored writers conjures a single still moment on the edge of the 20th century in which two unlikely people share a friendship. When Ashley Crowther returns to Australia to manage his father's property, he discovers a timeless landscape of kingfishers and ibises; he also meets Jim Saddler, the young woodsman who becomes Ashley's guide to his inheritance...

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Poetry in Prose

by wellred2 (WorldCat user published 2012-05-19) Excellent Permalink

Two little dicky birds sitting on a wall,

One named Peter, one named Paul.

Fly away Peter, fly away Paul,

Come back Peter, come back...
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