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Clean Straw for Nothing

George Johnston

Clean Straw for Nothing

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Published by Rainbow Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8633663M
    ISBN 101863400850
    ISBN 109781863400855
    OCLC/WorldCa220643972


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All these conflicting emotions are heartbreakingly rendered such as few Australian writers have ever dared to do, let alone so well. His alter-ego, David Meredith, speaks /5(6).

Clean Straw for Nothing & A Cartload of Clay book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. These two classic tales of identity and /5. Clean Straw for Nothing by JOHNSTON, Clean Straw for Nothing. George Johnston. Published by Angus & Robertson. ISBN ISBN This seeming failure proves to be the making of Davey.' Copy is heavily foxed on fep/enps and edges but dj and book are tight and clean.

Seller Inventory # More information about this seller. Clean Straw for Nothing, first published inand A Cartload of Clay, first published incompleted his Meredith trilogy - the first book of which is the highly acclaimed My Brother Jack. Despite a lack of formal education, Johnston became a renowned journalist.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Clean Straw for Nothing and A /5(6). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnston, George Henry, Clean straw for nothing. Melbourne: Australian Large Print, (OCoLC) CLEAN STRAW FOR NOTHING Author JOHNSTON, George Format/binding Book condition Used Edition First UK printing Publisher Collins Place of Publication London Date published Bookseller catalogs Australia / New Zealand literature;Book Edition: First UK Printing.

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About the Book In the sequel to his semi-autobiographical novel My Brother Jack, George Johnston concludes his Meredith trilogy in this brilliantly evocative, single volume of books two and three: Clean Straw for Nothing (winner of the Miles Franklin Award) and A Cartload of Clay.

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Clean Straw for Nothing, first published inand A Cartload of Clay, first published incompleted his Meredith trilogy - the first book of which is the highly acclaimed My Brother Jack. Both My Brother Jack and Clean Straw for Nothing won the Miles Franklin award. George Johnston was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in for services to literature.

He died later that year, aged Awards. Miles Franklin Award for My Brother Jack, ; Miles Franklin Award for Clean Straw for Nothing, ; The Sydney Morning Herald Literary Competition for High Valley, Notable awards: Miles Franklin Award.

George Johnston OBE () won the Miles Franklin Award twice: for My Brother Jack inand for Clean Straw for Nothing in In his Author’s Note at the beginning of the book, Johnston acknowledged the Fellowship he received from Australian Commonwealth Literary Fund which enabled him to write it.

This fund – while laughably underfunded – was set up shortly after Federation. Clean Straw for Nothing by George Johnston,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Clean Straw for Nothing and A Cartload of Clay. by George Johnston.

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