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Classic Readers: Such Is Life

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Such Is Life is a novel written by the Australian author Joseph Furphy, who write by the pen name Tom Collins, in 1897, and published on 1 August 1903. It is a fictional account of the life of rural dwellers, including bullock drivers, squatters and itinerant travellers, in southern New South Wales and Victoria, during the 1880s. The book gives the impression of being a series of loosely interwoven stories of the various people encountered by the narrator as he travels about the countryside. The people he meets round campfires pass on news and gossip and tell stories, so that sometimes the reader can infer information by putting these second hand stories together with the action of the narrative. At times the prose may be difficult for some modern readers to understand because of the use of Australian vernacular and the attempt to convey the accents of Scottish and Chinese personalities.
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Product Details

ISBN
9781105620492
Published
March 24, 2012
Language
English
File Format
ePub
File Size
429.65 KB

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