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The Resource They're a weird mob, Nino Culotta ; [introduced by Jacinta Tynan]

They're a weird mob, Nino Culotta ; [introduced by Jacinta Tynan]

Label
They're a weird mob
Title
They're a weird mob
Statement of responsibility
Nino Culotta ; [introduced by Jacinta Tynan]
Title variation
  • They are a weird mob
  • Theyre a weird mob
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They're a Weird Mob is an hilarious snapshot of the immigrant experience in Menzies-era Australia, by a writer with a brilliant ear for the Australian way with words
Summary
Just off the boat from Italy - the north - Nino Culotta arrives in Sydney. He thought he spoke English but he's never heard anything like the language these Australians are speaking. They're a Weird Mob is an hilarious snapshot of the immigrant experience in Menzies-era Australia, by a writer with a brilliant ear for the Australian way with words.
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Additional physical form
Also available online.
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10634875
Cataloging source
ANL
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1907-1981
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O'Grady, John
Dewey number
823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Tynan, Jacinta
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True
Series statement
Text classics
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  • English language
  • Australianisms
  • Immigrants
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
They're a weird mob, Nino Culotta ; [introduced by Jacinta Tynan]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Introduced by Jacinta Tynan"--Cover
  • Originally published: Sydney : Ure Smith, 1957
Control code
000048551798
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 253 p.
Isbn
9781921922183
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Label
They're a weird mob, Nino Culotta ; [introduced by Jacinta Tynan]
Publication
Note
  • "Introduced by Jacinta Tynan"--Cover
  • Originally published: Sydney : Ure Smith, 1957
Control code
000048551798
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 253 p.
Isbn
9781921922183
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :

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