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Issue Details: First known date: 1991 1991
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Contents

* Contents derived from the South Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Oxford University Press , 1991 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Sausage Wrap Serenadei"What shall we put in the daily paper?", Anonymous , 1991 single work poetry (p. 1)
The Song of the RSLi"Australia's sons let us rejoice", Anonymous , 1991 single work poetry (p. 2)
The Wail of the Waiter : A Tavern Catchi"All day long, at Scott's or Menzies', I await the gorging crowd,", Marcus Clarke , 1884 single work poetry (p. 3-4)
A Bad Breaki"The preacher quoted, and the cranks", W. T. Goodge , 1899 single work poetry humour (p. 5)
The M'Camley Mixturei"Jack M'Camley,", W. T. Goodge , 1898 single work poetry humour (p. 6)
The Lost Leichhardti"Another search for Leichhardt's tomb,", A. B. Paterson , 1899 single work poetry satire humour (p. 7-8)
Rise Ye! Rise Ye!i"Rise ye! Rise Ye! noble toilers! claim your rights with fire and steel!", Henry Lawson , 1892 single work poetry (p. 9)
Applesi"The banquet was a bonza, a rare recherche feed,", 'Dryblower' , 1908 single work poetry satire (p. 10-11)
The Case of Adami"There was a bold preacher named Campbell", John Shaw Neilson , 1991 single work poetry (p. 12)
The Penguin Bold (from The Magic Pudding)i"To see the penguin out at sea,", Norman Lindsay , 1987 single work poetry (p. 13)
Skirt Machinisti"I am making great big skirts", Lesbia Harford , 1953 single work poetry satire (p. 14)
The Kangarooi"The very best Australian Stew", Leon Gellert , 1948 single work poetry humour (p. 15)
The Mutton-Birdi"Only a greenhorn (or a glutton)", Leon Gellert , 1991 single work poetry humour (p. 16)
The Platypusi"How gentle is the Platypus,", Leon Gellert , 1948 single work poetry (p. 17)
Williamanmary, the Cati"Though it strolls on the tiles with a swagger audacious,", John H. Goss , 1991 single work poetry (p. 18)
Fiat Justitiai"When good King Alfred strung up forty judges,", John H. Goss , 1991 single work poetry (p. 19)
Skis and Shesi"I sing about Women and Winter,", Kenneth Slessor , 1983 single work poetry Skis and Skies (p. 20)
Eating by Yourselfi"Let aristocratic heroes", Kenneth Slessor , 1983 single work poetry (p. 21)
Favouri"I'll not touch wood nor, fingers crossed,", Robert D. FitzGerald , 1942 single work poetry (p. 22)
To Julia Walking Awayi"Darwin's daughters have no tails,", A. D. Hope , 1955 single work poetry satire (p. 23)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Bernard Hickey , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Studies , July no. 8 1994; (p. 95-98)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry
Star-Touch, Asphodel and Laughter Jan Owen , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , December vol. 36 no. 12 1992; (p. 86-88)

— Review of Neglected Poems Barry Humphries 1991 selected work poetry ; The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry ; Selected Poems David Malouf 1991 selected work poetry ; Practising Breathing Jean Kent 1991 selected work poetry
Eschewing the Particulars of Time and Place Peter Pierce , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 29 February 1992; (p. C7)

— Review of A Temporary Grace : Poetry and Prose Peter Nicholson 1991 selected work poetry novella ; The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry ; Formerlight : Selected Poems Alan Gould 1992 selected work poetry
Vast Gallimaufry of Art and Botch Evan Jones , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 15 February 1992; (p. 8)

— Review of The Penguin Book of Modern Australian Poetry 1991 anthology poetry ; The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry
Cheer Up Michael Sharkey , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 140 1992; (p. 56-58)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry
Sensual and Cerebral Pleasure Dorothy Porter , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Voices , Autumn vol. 2 no. 1 1992; (p. 101-104)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry ; The Observatory : Selected Poems of Dimitris Tsaloumas Dimitris Tsaloumas 1983 selected work poetry
Star-Touch, Asphodel and Laughter Jan Owen , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , December vol. 36 no. 12 1992; (p. 86-88)

— Review of Neglected Poems Barry Humphries 1991 selected work poetry ; The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry ; Selected Poems David Malouf 1991 selected work poetry ; Practising Breathing Jean Kent 1991 selected work poetry
Eschewing the Particulars of Time and Place Peter Pierce , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 29 February 1992; (p. C7)

— Review of A Temporary Grace : Poetry and Prose Peter Nicholson 1991 selected work poetry novella ; The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry ; Formerlight : Selected Poems Alan Gould 1992 selected work poetry
Vast Gallimaufry of Art and Botch Evan Jones , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 15 February 1992; (p. 8)

— Review of The Penguin Book of Modern Australian Poetry 1991 anthology poetry ; The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry
Cheer Up Michael Sharkey , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 140 1992; (p. 56-58)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry
Sensual and Cerebral Pleasure Dorothy Porter , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Voices , Autumn vol. 2 no. 1 1992; (p. 101-104)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry ; The Observatory : Selected Poems of Dimitris Tsaloumas Dimitris Tsaloumas 1983 selected work poetry
Untitled Bernard Hickey , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Studies , July no. 8 1994; (p. 95-98)

— Review of The Oxford Book of Australian Light Verse 1991 anthology poetry
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