The Passing Guest. A life of Henry Kingsley

By: Mellick, J.S.D.

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Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine lightly faded. A couple of small tape stains to edges of free endpapers, Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 211 pages As the book's title suggests, Henry Kingsley only spent 4 years in Australia Dec 1853 to Feb 1858]. In that time however, he started writing one of the best novels of Australian station life; "The Recollection of Geoffrey Hamlyn". This biography focuses on his time in Australia, but also provides details of his origins and final years in his native England.

Title: The Passing Guest. A life of Henry Kingsley

Author Name: Mellick, J.S.D.

Categories: Biography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: St. Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1983

ISBN Number: 0702219800

ISBN Number 13: 9780702219801

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID104440

Keywords: Authors Biography Henry Kingsley Literary Biography,