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A book of Australian verse. --

Wright, Judith

A book of Australian verse. --

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Published in Melbourne, Oxford University Press [1962] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australian poetry

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 266 p. ;
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26552969M

    An Anthology of Australian Verse, ed. by Bertram Stevens (Gutenberg text) The Oxford Book of Australasian Verse (New York: Oxford University Press, ), ed. by Walter Murdoch (HTML at Bartleby) Filed under: Australian poetry -- 19th century.


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As an example of the work Clarke has done here I offer the following: TO A HOWARD Wee, sleekit, cowerin, tim'rous beastie, I know tha's probably doing thy bestie, But the kind'st heart wuid ha' to see Thou's nay made a fist o' the thing, For e'en when there's nothin at a' to say And ye'd far better tak to th' hills fo' th' day Tha opens thy gob a' the drop o' the noo And thou lets the.

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Despite the fact that most of this collection is about Australia, it must not be seen or judged to be an effort to emulate the classical Australian bush bards and other poets. This is about the down-under land I’ve adopted and lived in for over 30 years, a fascinating land on the other side of the world.

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