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To the islands / Randolf Stow. (2002)

Authors: Stow, Randolph, 1935-2010., Stow, Randolph, 1935-
Publisher:St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 107 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 21 copies of this specific edition.
Frontyard Notes:BFs Studio
Subjects:
Author:
  • Stow, Randolph, 1935-2010.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xvii, 186 p. ; 20 cm.
Summary:
  • Set in the desolate outback landscape of Australia's north-west, the novel tracks the last days of a worn-out Anglican missionary. Fleeing his mission after an agonising confrontation, he immerses himself in the wilderness, searching for the islands of death and mystery.
Notes:
  • Originally published: London, McDonald, 1958.
  • Miles Franklin Literary Award, 1958 winner.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0702233102 :
Dewey Number:
  • A823.3
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 23480579
  • 23480579
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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