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The thorn birds was written by australian novelist colleen mccoullough, who sadly died 29 january 2015, aged 77. Includes images and points of issue to assist collectors in the identification of true first editions. Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of the thorn birds. Possible ex library copy, with all the markingsstickers of that library. Picture of the first edition page for the thorn birds. She lives with her husband on norfolk island in the south pacific. Picture of the 1977 first edition dust jacket for the thorn birds. The thorn birds is a 1977 bestselling novel by colleen mccullough, an australian author. The thorn birds by colleen mccullough first edition. I saw ten minutes of the miniseries on television and knew i had to read the book.568 1500 344 816 1527 1001 1094 765 1572 452 601 517 499 1026 1123 226 64 78 1245 190 1418 274 499 729 1044 63 807 1543 1367 316 1580 706 979 746 102 495 120 1246 84 334 1433 329