Old Melbourne Memories
'MY RUN HOME,' 'THE SQUATTER'S DREAM,' 'ROBBERY UNDER ARMS,' ETC.
SECOND EDITION, REVISED
MACMILLAN AND CO., Ltd.
NEW YORK: MACMILLAN & CO.
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MY EARLIEST ADMIRER AND MOST INDULGENT CRITIC
My Dearest Mother
I DERIVE THE WRITING FACULTY
AND TO WHOM IS CHIEFLY DUE WHATEVER MEED OF PRAISE
MY READERS MAY HEREAFTER VOUCHSAFE
It is hoped that, in their present more convenient form, they may secure and retain the approbation of the public.
I should feel bound to apologise for the mention of names in full were I not conscious that I have written no line calculated to offend; nor have I, for one moment, failed in sincere goodwill towards every comrade of that joyous time.
|The Far West||10|
|The Death of Violet||23|
|The Eumeralla War||51|
|The Children of the Rocks||63|
|The Native Police||74|
|Old Port Fairy||98|
|Superior Fattening County||132|
|Burchett of "The Gums"||142|
|Work and Play||151|
|The Romance of a Freehold||160|
|Le Chevalier Bayard||170|
|The Christening of Heidelberg||179|
|The Woodlands Steeplechase||187|
|Tales of a "Traveller"||212|
|Ballaarat in 1851||237|
|The Death of Welford||242|
|Sunset in the South||244|
|The Bushman's Lullaby||249|
|"Priez pour Elle"||257|
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