7 edition of Studies in classic Australian fiction found in the catalog.
by Sydney Association for Studies in Society and Culture, University of Sydney, Shoestring Press, Sydney Studies [distributor] in [Sydney, N.S.W.], Nottingham [England], Leichhardt, N.S.W
Written in English
|Series||Sydney studies in society and culture,, 16|
|Contributions||Sydney Association for Studies in Society and Culture.|
|LC Classifications||PR9612.2 .W45 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||231 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||231|
|LC Control Number||2001430936|
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