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Capricornia: a novel

£8.99

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First published 1938 in Australia, this is a 1984 reprint by Times House in its 'Australia's Great Books' series.

Hardback. Red imitation leather covers with gilt decoration and lettering. Decorated end papers. Very good condition throughout.

Considered by many to be a masterpiece, this is a fictional account of life in 'Capricornia', a place clearly modelled specifically on Australia's Northern Territory, and to a lesser degree on tropical Australia in general, (i.e. anywhere north of the Tropic of Capricorn) in the early twentieth century. It was written in London between 1930 and 1932.

Item details

Author(s):
Herbert, Xavier
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
510
Publisher:
Times House

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About this item

First published 1938 in Australia, this is a 1984 reprint by Times House in its 'Australia's Great Books' series.

Hardback. Red imitation leather covers with gilt decoration and lettering. Decorated end papers. Very good condition throughout.

Considered by many to be a masterpiece, this is a fictional account of life in 'Capricornia', a place clearly modelled specifically on Australia's Northern Territory, and to a lesser degree on tropical Australia in general, (i.e. anywhere north of the Tropic of Capricorn) in the early twentieth century. It was written in London between 1930 and 1932.

Author(s):
Herbert, Xavier
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
510
Publisher:
Times House

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