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The book of Australian popular rhymed verse : a classic collection of entertaining and recitable poems and verse -- from Henry Lawson to Barry Humphries / Jim Haynes.

The book of Australian popular rhymed verse : a classic collection of entertaining and recitable poems and verse -- from Henry Lawson to Barry Humphries / Jim Haynes.
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ISBN 9780733319044 (pbk.)
Title The book of Australian popular rhymed verse : a classic collection of entertaining and recitable poems and verse -- from Henry Lawson to Barry Humphries / Jim Haynes.
Publisher/Date Sydney, NSW : ABC Books for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, c2008.
Pagination etc. 811 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents note Includes index.
Introduction -- The bush -- Aussie humour -- Opinion and philosophy -- Heroes and icons -- Creatures -- Patriotism and pride -- Characters -- Satire and sarcasm -- Faith and belief -- Love and longing -- War -- Racing -- Nostalgia and memories -- Birds -- Sheep and shearers -- Sport -- Booze -- Complaints and curses -- Station life and cattle -- Town and city -- Marriage and matrimony -- The arts -- Tall stories -- Bushmen and bullockies -- Sadness and sorrow -- Landscapes and seasons.
Copyright this collection Jim Haynes 2008.
Subject Australian poetry
Folk poetry, Australian
Added Author Haynes, Jim
Corporate Author Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shelf Location A821.08 BOO
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