Vengeance is Mine

NAA: C3059, Vengeance is Mine Mickey Spillane, Vengeance is Mine [1951], Corgi Books, London, 1960 Banned: c.1950s View a Customs file relating to this book: Prohibited publication – ‘Vengeance is Mine’, 1951-52

One Lonely Night

NAA: C0359, One Lonely Night Copy D Mickey Spillane, One Lonely Night [1951], Morrison and Gibb Limited, London, 1958 Banned: c.1950s View a Customs file relating to this book: Prohibited publications ‘One Lonely Night’, ‘I, The Jury’, ‘My Gun is … Continue reading

My Gun Is Quick

NAA: C0359, My Gun is Quick Mickey Spillane, My Gun is Quick [1951], Morrison and Gibb Limited, London 1957 Banned: c.1950s View a Customs file relating to this book: Prohibited publications ‘One Lonely Night’, ‘I, The Jury’, ‘My Gun is … Continue reading

The Long Wait

NAA: C3059, The Long wait Mickey Spillane, The Long Wait [1951], EP Dutton and Co. Inc., New York, 1956 Banned: c.1950s

Kiss Me, Deadly

NAA: C3059, Kiss Me Deadly 2 Mickey Spillane, Kiss Me, Deadly, Arthur Barker Limited, London, 1953 Banned: c.1950s

Books

Our new cafe display features the covers of nearly 90 books and magazines banned in Australia between the 1920s and the 1970s. This A-Z provides information about these prohibited pubications, including links to digitised documents held in the National Archives collection. … Continue reading