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Author Southall, Ivan.

Title The fox hole / Ivan Southall ; illustrated by Ian Ribbons
Published Sydney : Hicks Smith in association with Methuen, London, 1967


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 MELB SPCBC  819 Southa Iva/Fho  LIB USE ONLY
 MELB SPCBC  819 Southa Iva/Fho  LIB USE ONLY
Description 125 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books. ANL
Summary When a 10 year-old boy gets caught in an abandoned mine shaft, his aunt and uncle's concern rapidly turns to greed as gold is discovered during their rescue attempts
Notes Macquarie has autographed copy
Audience For children
Notes Children's Book of the Year Award, 1968 commended
Subject Avarice -- Juvenile fiction.
Camping -- Juvenile fiction.
Cousins -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Gold mines and mining -- Juvenile fiction.
Rescues -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Author Ribbons, Ian.
LC no. sit07009424
ISBN 0416111009