Marvel Loch, Western Australia. Beneath a vast blue and gold landscape lie disused mine shafts. Above the ground rise silos. This is a place of mysteries and myths: the perfect setting for a bold new novel which is part whodunit, part psychological thriller, part magical fantasy, charting the lives and decreasing fortunes of the Cleaver family. 'An extraorinarily passionate book Brian Matthews 'Always original, exciting, different...a new author with ideas and daring' Geoffrey Dutton 'This is a major work of Australian fiction' The West Australian
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Oceana Fine, Tom Flood's first novel, was the winner of the 1988 Vogel Prize.
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Book Description Allen & Unwin, Australia, 1989. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Closed tear at top right corner of dj. Bookseller Inventory # 010713
Book Description Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1989. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Blue cover, minimal library marks, clean and sound. DJ: unclipped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 003020
Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1989. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Australia; Australian Literature; ISBN: 0049101110. ISBN/EAN: 9780049101111. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26378. For further info on this title, click on the "Ask Bookseller a Question" button directly underneath this listing. We will reply within 24 hours. Otherwise you can order right now (inclusive of shipping options) from the "Add to Basket" button to the right. Bookseller Inventory # 26378
Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. FIRST EDITION. WINNER OF THE MILES FRANKLIN AWARD. FLOOD IS THE SON OF LEGENDARY AUSTRALIAN WRITER, DOROTHY HEWETT. Fine in archival sleeve. 261 pp. *** Allen & Unwin 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # B3676
Book Description Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 261p. Original blue boards, gilt lettering to spine, pale orange endpapers. Some shelf wear to base of boards else a superb first printing in excellent dustwrapper. Author's first novel and winner of the Australian Vogel Prize as well as a Miles Franklin. Bookseller Inventory # 31405