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Setting out on the voyage

the world of an incorrigible adventurer

by Nancy Creagh Phelan

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Published by University of Queensland Press, Distributed in the USA and Canada by International Specialized Book Services in St. Lucia, Qld, Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sydney Harbour (N.S.W.),
  • Australia,
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Phelan, Nancy Creagh -- Childhood and youth,
    • Novelists, Australian -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Travelers -- Australia -- Biography,
    • Australians -- England -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- England,
    • Sydney Harbour (N.S.W.) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNancy Phelan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.P47 Z477 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 388 p. ;
      Number of Pages388
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL487514M
      ISBN 100702229962
      LC Control Number98217321

      Voyage seems an old fashion word to me, as now we would say trip or vacation (in England I believe the term is holiday), and many of these books are classics, so it makes sense. Soon, voyage will only be used for space flight and that seems quite fitting. Do see any of your favorites in the list.   Voyage Out (Box Set) By Mireille Pavane. Mireille Pavane cannot recall exactly when she began messing about with books and literature but since then (brainwashed at a young age by the French and Russian writers and E.M. Forster) it has remained an abiding love. Mireille continues to scribble away in secret when not otherwise distracted by a.


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