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Melbourne and Mars

MELBOURNE AND MARS


My Mysterious Life on Two Planets.



EXTRACTS FROM THE DIARY OF A

MELBOURNE MERCHANT.



EDITED BY

JOSEPH FRASER,

AUTHOR OF "HUSBANDS," "HOW TO READ MEN," ETC., ETC.,



Rights of Re-production, Translation, and Dramatization,
all Reserved.


Melbourne:

PATER & KNAPTON, PRINT, 290½, LITTLE COLLINS STREET.


MDCCCLXXXIX.

Contents

Introduction by the editor
Chapter I — Autobiographical
Chapter II — Mother's Journey
Chapter III — Youth and Early Manhood
Chapter IV — Strange Dreams
Chapter V — School Days
Chapter VI — Gaston's Class
Chapter VII — Bertrand's School of Mechanics
Chapter VIII — My Discovery
Chapter IX — My Use of the Freedom
Chapter X — My Journeyings
Chapter XI — Mars and Malthus
Chapter XII — More Wonders
Chapter XIII — To the Metropolis. Sidonia
Chapter XIV — The Earthborn's Club
Chapter XV — In the North
Chapter XVI — Life in Sidonia. Consciousness
Chapter XVII — A Marriage
Chapter XVIII — A Betrothal. Conclusion

This work is in the public domain in Australia because it was created in Australia and the term of copyright has expired.

See Australian Copyright Council - Duration of Copyright (August 2014).


This work is also in the public domain in the United States because it was in the public domain in Australia in 1996, and no copyright was registered in the U.S. (This is the combined effect of Australia having joining the Berne Convention in 1928, and of 17 USC 104A with its critical date of January 1, 1996.)