by Edwin James Brady
Publisher: G. Robertson and Co. 1918
Number of pages: 1156
The body of the material for Australia Unlimited has not been gathered from printed pages, but collected carefully. State by State, district by district, mile by mile, year after year, from the wide circle of a continent -- a continent of potentialities still unrealized, for Australia is yet like a flower in the seed, or a song written -- but unsung.
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