y Australian Bush Poems anthology   poetry   satire   humour  
Issue Details: First known date: 1991 1991
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Contents

* Contents derived from the Adelaide, South Australia,: Axiom , 1991 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Bushi"Give us from dawn to dark", James Lister Cuthbertson , 1914 single work poetry (p. 3)
The Song of Australiai"There is a land where summer skies", Caroline Carleton , Carl Linger (composer), 1859 single work lyric/song (p. 6-7)
Freedom on the Wallabyi"Australia's a big country", Henry Lawson , 1891 single work poetry
According to Colin Roderick, the poem was inspired by shearing disputes in Western Queensland and written for William Lane, at this time editor of the Brisbane Worker. Several versions of the poem exist.
(p. 8)
Wanderersi"As I rode in the early dawn,", James Hebblethwaite , 1899 single work poetry (p. 9-10)
Australia's On the Wallabyi"Our fathers came to search for gold,", 1893 single work poetry (p. 11-12)
The Blue Mountainsi"Above the ashes straight and tall,", Henry Lawson , 1888 single work poetry (p. 13)
The Roaring Daysi"The night too quickly passes,", Henry Lawson , 1889 single work poetry (p. 14-16)
The Old Bush Roadi"Dear old road, wheel-worn and broken,", Jennings Carmichael , 1892 single work poetry An Old Bush Road (p. 19-21)
The Camp Firei"Reclining near his golden fire,", James Hebblethwaite , 1921 single work poetry (p. 22)
Note: Erroneously attributed to Barcroft Boake in this source.
Respitei"As we went down the ole bush road,", C. J. Dennis , 1991 single work poetry (p. 24-26)
Untitledi"Me and my dog", 1899 single work poetry (p. 27)
Note: With title: Me and My Dog
Corney's Huti"Old Corney built in Deadman's Gap", Anonymous , 1991 extract poetry (p. 28-29)
The Swagmani"Oh, he was old and he was spare;", C. J. Dennis , 1953 single work poetry (p. 31-32)
The Stockmani"A bright sun and a loosened rein,", Anonymous , 1905 single work poetry (p. 34-35)
The Ballad of the Droveri"Across the stony ridges, across the rolling plain,", Henry Lawson , 1889 single work poetry (p. 36-37)
Middleton's Rouseabouti"Tall and freckled and sandy,", Henry Lawson , 1890 single work poetry satire humour (p. 38)
The Great Australian Adjectivei"The sunburnt -- stockman stood,", W. T. Goodge , 1897 single work poetry (p. 39)
Jim's Whipi"Yes! there it hangs upon the wall", Barcroft Boake , 1892 single work poetry (p. 40-42)
Said Hanrahani"'We'll all be rooned,' said Hanrahan,", 'John O'Brien' , 1921 single work poetry humour (p. 43-46)
Campingi"O Scents from dewy grass and tree;", James Hebblethwaite , 1921 single work poetry (p. 49-50)
Note: Erroneously attributed to Barcroft Boake in this source.

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