The Australian Yarn

Ron Edwards

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Cover Type: Softcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Publisher: Rigby Limited
Publisher Place: Adelaide
Publisher Year: 1978
Edition: Reprint

Description: 255 pages. Book is in Very good condition throughout. The Australian Yarn Is A Collection Of Australian Folklore That Is Rare In Its Authenticity.

Publishers Description: This collection of Australian folklore is rare in its authenticity. All the yarns were told to the author first-hand so the voice of the storyteller is strong and clear. These yarns spinners are authentic outback characters - cattlemen and stockmen, farmers and drovers, labourers - and the stories touch on every aspect of their lives to create a remarkable picture of Austr This collection of Australian folklore is rare in its authenticity. All the yarns were told to the author first-hand so the voice of the storyteller is strong and clear. These yarns spinners are authentic outback characters - cattlemen and stockmen, farmers and drovers, labourers - and the stories touch on every aspect of their lives to create a remarkable picture of Australian bush society. Ron Edwards has travelled the outback collecting yarns for many years, and adds to the collection a perceptive essay analysing the structure of the yarn. (less)

ISBN: 0727003887

(177548)


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