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Issue Details: First known date: 1948... vol. 2 no. 8 February 1948 of The Australasian Book News and Literary Journal est. 1947 The Australasian Book News and Literary Journal
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Notes

  • Includes Books Published in Australia: List of Books Supplied to the National Library, Canberra, under the Provisions of the Copyright Act. 19 November - 16 December, 1947 (pp. 435-438)

Contents

* Contents derived from the 1948 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Flying Doctor's Life of Adventure, George Farwell , single work review
— Review of Flying Doctor Clyde Cornwall Fenton , 1947 single work autobiography ;
(p. 395, 397)
To-day and Yesterday, Ken Levis , single work review
— Review of Halfway to Anywhere Norman Lindsay , 1947 single work novel ; Daddy : A Novel Margaret Trist , 1947 single work novel ;
(p. 398-400)
Australian Literary Calendar : February, W. E. FitzHenry , single work (p. 401)
Formula for Success, L. I. Shepard , single work review
— Review of The Harp in the South Ruth Park , 1947 single work novel ;
(p. 404-405. 440)
Flying Doctor, Clyde Cornwall Fenton , extract autobiography (p. 407-411)
Not For Publication, Warrigal Jack , single work column (p. 412)
A Sentimental Traveller, Alan Tory , single work criticism
This piece on the "literary genius" of Sterne ultimately considers whether Australian writers may be overly influenced by the "sledge-hammer school of writing".
(p. 413-415)
Recent Books : Digest of the Month's Reading, single work review
— Review of The Round Dozen David McNicoll , 1947 selected work poetry ; Meanjin vol. 6 no. 4 Summer 1947 periodical issue ; Poetry 1941 periodical (21 issues); The Australian Book of Trains James H. Martin , W. D. Martin , 1947 single work non-fiction ;
(p. 418-421)
Claymores and Nullah Nullahs, L. I. Shephard , single work review
— Review of Pacific Sea Nan McDonald , 1947 selected work poetry ; Glencoe Douglas Stewart , 1940-1949 single work poetry ; Pacific Sea Nan McDonald , 1947 selected work poetry ;
(p. 422-224)
Recent Children's Books, single work review
— Review of The Tale of Gregory Grasshopper D. H. Gilmore , 1942 single work picture book ; Marmaduke the Possum Pixie O'Harris , 1942 single work children's fiction ; Adventure Down Under Claire Meillon , 1947 single work children's fiction ; The Vain Red Fox Franklin Moss , 1947 single work ; Timothy Tatters Ruth C. Williams , 1947 single work children's fiction ; Miranda with the Mouse Margaret Mary Pearson , 1947 single work children's fiction ; The Magic Pudding : Being the Adventures of Bunyip Bluegum and His Friends Bill Barnacle and Sam Sawnoff Norman Lindsay , 1918 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 425, 427-430)
Crime Wave, H. J. Hamlyn , single work review
— Review of The Voice of the Corpse Max Murray , 1947 single work novel ;
(p. 431, 433)
Notes and News, single work column (p. 439-440)

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