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Paperback edition of the first, but most recently published, volume in a bestselling trilogy of novels about a Sydney family, the Darcys. The other volumes are TThe Harp in the South' (1948) and TPoor Man's Orange' (1949). First published in 1985. The New Zealand-born author is one of Australia's most prolific and popular writers.
Publisher: Melbourne : Nelson, 1985.
ISBN: 9780140089431


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