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The harp in the south

Author: Ruth Park; Kate Hood
Publisher: [Sydney, N.S.W.] : ABC Books, ℗2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An Australian classic, this is the story of the Darcy family who live in the Depression era tenements of Surry Hills, Sydney. Hugh and Margaret Darcy are raising their family in Sydney amid the brothels, grog shops and run-down boarding houses of Surry Hills, where money is scarce and life is not easy. Filled with beautifully drawn characters that will make you laugh as much as cry, this Australian classic will take  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Park; Kate Hood
ISBN: 9781742851716 1742851711
OCLC Number: 745852358
Notes: Unabridged.
Originally published: Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1948.
Performer(s): Read by Kate Hood.
Description: 8 audio discs (CD) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. ; in container
Responsibility: Ruth Park ; read by Kate Hood.

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An Australian classic, this is the story of the Darcy family who live in the Depression era tenements of Surry Hills, Sydney. Hugh and Margaret Darcy are raising their family in Sydney amid the brothels, grog shops and run-down boarding houses of Surry Hills, where money is scarce and life is not easy. Filled with beautifully drawn characters that will make you laugh as much as cry, this Australian classic will take you straight back to the colourful slums of Sydney with convincing depth, careful detail and great heart.

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