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Author Bowes, Joseph.

Title Comrades : a story of the Australian bush / by Joseph Bowes ; illustrated in colour by Cyrus Cuneo
Published London : Henry Frowde : Hodder and Stoughton, 1912


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
Description 288 pages, 16 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 20 cm
regular print
Series Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books. ANL
Summary Adventure story including Indigenous encounters with the main characters; also involving cattle stealing, capture, helping fight the Malay fishermen, and rescuing a boy; image 'The savage ... stood over him, spear in hand' facing p. 220, 'A distraught woman, with flying locks ... burst through the throng' facing p. 252
Notes One copy has a Horseman with a whip on cover and three men on horses on the spine, the other copy has four men and three horses on cover, and two men around a campfire on the spine
Publisher's catalogue: p. 1-16, 2nd sequence
Audience For children
Subject Outdoor life -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Juvenile fiction.
Ranchers -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Juvenile fiction.
Stowaways -- Juvenile fiction.
Northern Territory -- Juvenile fiction.
Northern Territory -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Action and adventure fiction.
Author Cuneo, Cyrus, 1879-1916.
Henry Frowde (Publisher)
Hodder and Stoughton.
LC no. 00405829