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Illywhacker / Peter Carey.

Illywhacker / Peter Carey.
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ISBN 9781741660227 (pbk.)
Author Carey, Peter, 1943-
Title Illywhacker / Peter Carey.
Publisher/Date Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Vintage, 2005, c1985.
Pagination etc. 817 p. ; 20cm.
Contents note First published: St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1985.
Summary Note The novel tells the story of Herbert Badgery, self-admitted liar, trickster, and confidence man, the "Illywhacker" of the title. It covers Herbert's life and marriage and that of his son, Charles, in a rambunctious and meandering style
Subject Rogues and vagabonds -- Fiction
Humorous stories
Australian fiction
Fantasy fiction.
Shelf Location F CARE
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