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The opal seekers / by Ray Harris
Bib ID 1679602
Format BookBook
Author
Harris, Ray
 
Description London : Children's Press, [1960?] 
256 p. : ill. ; 19 cm. 
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Boys' adventure story: two boys, with their stalwart Aboriginal friend, Dogfoot, battle against almost insuperable odds in their search for opals in Western Queensland.

Notes

For children.

Cited In

Muir, M. A bibliography of Australian children's books, 3313

Subjects Opal mines and mining -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction  |  Race relations - Representation - Literature.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous - Fiction.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Mining industry - Opal.  |  Queensland Far West (Qld SF54, SG54)

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