This novel concerns a writer turned diplomat, who at mid-life surveys his feelings, memories and desires in the hope of making sense of, among other things, a relationship he had with a young girl. The author's work has been featured in "The Faber Book of Contemporary Australian Short Stories".

Forty-Seventeen 1989, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P, San Diego, CA

ISBN-13: 9780151326952

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Forty-seventeen 1989, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571141081

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Forty Seventeen 1988, Viking Press Inc, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780140065107

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Forty-seventeen 1988, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571152100

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