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Kanga Creek

By: Havelock Ellis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Thomas Nelson: 1970

Seller ID: 227747

ISBN: 0170048217

Condition: Good Condition


Excerpt from Kanga Creek: An Australian Idyll The Creek was little more than a string of silent pools; the black roots of the sombre shea-oaks along its edge were distinct on the moonlight as they seemed to twist among the stones down to the water. A few scattered red gum-trees went up to the soft far-away sky and a faint dream-like mist bathed the large outlines of the hills around. It was very still. The small vacant school-house stood on a flat a hundred yards from the Creek, with its little verandah and its rough fence. Everything seemed asleep after the scorching January days of drought, ... View more info