Australian fiction by Joseph Jay Jones

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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Australian fiction -- History and criticism.

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Statementby Joseph and Johanna Jones.
SeriesTwayne"s world authors series ;, TWAS 735
ContributionsJones, Johanna.
LC ClassificationsPR9612.2 .J66 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination177 p. ;
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3170530M
ISBN 100805764720
LC Control Number83012691

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