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The secret of hanging rock

Author: Joan Weigall Lindsay, Lady.
Publisher: Australia ETT Imprint, Exile Bay 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Joan Lindsay's classic novel Picnic at Hanging Rock is a subtle blend of mysterious and sinister events set in a period of Australian social life drawn with loving nostalgia. The final chapter of the novel was removed at the request of her publishers, creating a mystery to which thousands have begged to know the solution. The missing chapter reveals what did happen to the schoolgirls who vanished from the Rock  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Weigall Lindsay, Lady.
ISBN: 9781925416541 1925416542
OCLC Number: 1003817896
Notes: Originally published in Australia by Angus & Robertson Publishers in 1987.
Description: 32 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Chapter 18 of Picnic at Hanging Rock
Responsibility: Joan Lindsay.

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"Joan Lindsay's classic novel Picnic at Hanging Rock is a subtle blend of mysterious and sinister events set in a period of Australian social life drawn with loving nostalgia. The final chapter of the novel was removed at the request of her publishers, creating a mystery to which thousands have begged to know the solution. The missing chapter reveals what did happen to the schoolgirls who vanished from the Rock after a St Valentine's Day picnic in 1900, and holds commentaries by John Taylor, Yvonne Rousseau and Mudrooroo."--Back cover.

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