Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

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Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

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H 2017/2150

Record identifier

74VKVabaRO3M

Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKVabaRO3M

Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

Full title

Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

Publisher

Melbourne : Georgian House, 1945.

Date

1945.

Call Numbers

H 2017/2150

Record Identifier

74VKVabaRO3M

Language

English

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Physical Description

Contents

260 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.

Publication information

Publisher

Melbourne : Georgian House, 1945.

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Full title

Love me sailor / by Robert S. Close ; with decorations by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.

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NOTES

General note

Mitchell Library copy : Jacket filed 2017.

Mitchell Library copy at H 2017/2150: 3 page handwritten letter from EJ Brady to Rod Quinn inserted inside front cover.

Date Published

1945.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Biographical note

In a series of three sensational trials in the Victorian courts from 1946 to 1948 - one aborted, one to convict, one to appeal - Robert Close was found guilty of the common law offence of obscene libel for his first novel Love Me Sailor and sentenced to a gaol term. His publisher Georgian House was fined 100 pounds. Both the fine and the term were...

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H 2017/2150

Record Identifier

74VKVabaRO3M

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ISBN

0207159491 (Eden : pbk)

0856170097

MMS ID

991024104505402626

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