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Clean Straw for Nothing and A Cartload of Clay

Clean Straw for Nothing and A Cartload of Clay

Author: George Johnston
Series: A&R Classics Ser.
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Clean Straw for Nothing traces the journey of journalist David Meredith as he abandons his career to live in exile on a Greek island. A Cartload of Clay brings David back to Australia, to rediscover his deep affection for his native land.

Author description

George Johnson died in 1970, at the age of 59, after a long battle with tuberculosis. Clean Straw for Nothing, first published in 1969, and A Cartload of Clay, first published in 1971, completed his Meredith trilogy - the first book of which is the highly acclaimed My Brother Jack. Both My Brother Jack and Clean Straw for Nothing won the Miles Franklin award.

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General Fields

  • : 9780732297251
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Australia
  • : colaus
  • : July 2013
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : Australia
  • : August 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.3
  • : Paperback
  • : George Johnston
  • : xii, 418