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Foal's bread / Gillian Mears. (2011)

Authors: Mears, Gillian.
Publisher:Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 139 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 124 copies of this specific edition.
Frontyard Notes:BFs Studio
Subjects:
Author:
  • Mears, Gillian.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 361 p. ; 24 cm.
Target Audience:
  • Adult
Summary:
  • Set in hardscrabble farming country and around the country show high-jumping circuit that prevailed in rural New South Wales prior to the Second World War, Foal's Bread tells the story of two generations of the Nancarrow family and their fortunes as dictated by the vicissitudes of the land.
Notes:
  • Library's N copy is signed by the author.
  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards: Fiction, 2012.
  • Australian Literature Society Gold Medal, 2012.
  • Colin Roderick Award, 2011.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 9781742378824 (pbk.)
  • 174237882X (pbk.)
  • 9781742376295 (pbk.)
  • 1742376290 (pbk.)
Dewey Number:
  • A823.4
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 55706963
  • 55706963
  • 49543215
  • 49543215
  • 47772479
  • 47772479
  • 49621246
  • 49621246
  • 50419416
  • 50419416
  • 55362964
  • 55362964
  • 50014610
  • 50014610
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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