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The Drover's Wife

(1975)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Here is the updated edition of Murray Bail's remarkable collection of short stories, first published in 1975. In addition to established classics such as 'The Drover's Wife' and 'Huebler', this edition includes a number of new stories. A man named Huebler decides to photograph everyone alive. A suburban father perches in his son's tree-house to spy on his friends. A dentist recognises his estranged wife in a famous painting. From the first publication of The Drover's Wife, it was evident that Murray Bail had transformed the art of the short story. In these works he creates extraordinary stories, and fascinating worlds.

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Paperback Editions

May 1998 : Australia Paperback
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Title: The Drovers Wife and Other Stories
Author(s): Murray Bail
ISBN: 1-875847-65-0 / 978-1-875847-65-5 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Text Publishing
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April 1986 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Drover's Wife and Other Stories
Author(s): Murray Bail
ISBN: 0-571-13860-8 / 978-0-571-13860-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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1984 : Australia Paperback
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Title: The drover's wife and other stories
Author(s): Murray Bail
ISBN: 0-7022-1818-9 / 978-0-7022-1818-7 (Australia edition)
Publisher: University of Queensland Press
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