National Library's Rare Book Fair reveals gentlemen's kangaroo

By Ian Warden
Updated April 23 2018 - 9:39pm, first published May 22 2014 - 6:17pm

Alas, we Australians have lost the capacity to marvel at the marvellousness of the kangaroo (but how awe-inspired our American cousins are when we taken them to see some) and that may help explain how cheerfully we agree to culls like the looming one that will see 1600 of them blunderbussed to oblivion.

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