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The Resource The harp in the south, Ruth Park

The harp in the south, Ruth Park

Label
The harp in the south
Title
The harp in the south
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Park
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Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Amid the brothels, grog shops and run-down boarding houses of inner-city Surry Hills, money is scarce and life is not easy. Crammed together within the thin walls of Twelve-and-a-Half Plymouth Street are the Darcy family: Mumma, loving and soft-hearted; Hughie, her drunken husband; pipe-smoking Grandma; Roie, suffering torments over her bitter-sweet first love; while her younger sister Dolour learns about life the hard way
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Summary
Follows the life and loves of Roie Darcy, the eldest daughter of the Darcy family, who grows to womanhood amid the poverty-stricken slums and tenements of Surrey Hills in Sydney, Australia
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Character
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048690
Cataloging source
ANL
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1917-2010
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Park, Ruth
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Laszczuk, Adam
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True
Series statement
Penguin Australian classics
Series volume
0002
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  • Australian fiction
  • Families
  • Irish
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The harp in the south, Ruth Park
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Cover design: Adam Laszczuk
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051725077
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780143569749
Isbn Type
(hardback)
System control number
(OCoLC)852794308
Label
The harp in the south, Ruth Park
Publication
Copyright
Note
Cover design: Adam Laszczuk
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051725077
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780143569749
Isbn Type
(hardback)
System control number
(OCoLC)852794308

Library Locations

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