On the Track with Bill Bowyang : With Australian Bush Recitations Issue Details: First known date: 1991-1992... 1991-1992
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Comprises all nine booklets in Bill Bowyang's Australian Bush Recitations series published between 1933 and 1940, together with a comprehensive critical, biographical and bibliographical introduction.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Ascot Vale, Essendon area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: Red Rooster Press , 1991-1992 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
On the Track with 'Bill Bowyang', Hugh Anderson , 1991 single work criticism biography (p. xi-xxiv)
Old Bush Recitations, 'Bill Bowyang' , 1932 anthology poetry (p. 1-32)
Australian Bush Recitations, 'Bill Bowyang' , 1935-1937 anthology poetry
Described as a 'third edition', this anthology in Bowyang's series has contents that differ from previous 'editions'.
(p. 33-69)
Marion Leei"To 'The Wanderer's Rest,' at the foot of the Rise,", Bernard L'Espinasse , 1893 single work poetry (p. 35-36) Section: Volume 1
Sullivan's Swagi"A slumbrous spot is Dead Snake Creek, a two-pub town in the West,", 1991-1992 single work poetry (p. 37-38) Section: Volume 1
The 'Busted Oven's' Duffi"We met the 'Busted Oven,' cook of some renown,", Basalt Boulder , 1923 single work poetry (p. 38-40) Section: Volume 1
The Old Bark Huti"In an old bark hut on the mountainside", 1930 single work poetry (p. 40-44) Section: Volume 1
The Men Who Blazed the Tracki"Railway trains are swiftly running where the myall used to roam;", T. Bergin , 1924 single work poetry (p. 44-45) Section: Volume 1
A Drover's Dream Realisedi"With the saddle for my pillow, and the dewy grass my bed,", Johnny Pintpot , 1901 single work poetry (p. 45-47) Section: Volume 1
The Bushman's Farewelli"Queensland, thou art a land of pests,", 1924 single work poetry (p. 47-48) Section: Volume 1
The Face on the Barroom Floori"'Twas a balmy summer evening and a goodly crowd were there", 1926 single work poetry (p. 48-50) Section: Volume 1
How a Roughrider Diedi"'Open wide the shutters, Harry, let me feel the evening breeze,", 1930 single work poetry (p. 50-51) Section: Volume 1
The Little Worn-Out Ponyi"There's a little worn-out pony this side of Hogan's shack", 1987 single work poetry (p. 51-52) Section: Volume 1
How Paddy Crowley Diedi"On the Western Downs, far from the towns,", T. Bergin , 1925 single work poetry (p. 53-54) Section: Volume 1
The Stockman's Talei"The stockman's evening meal was over, the damper stowed away,", 1926 single work poetry (p. 55-56) Section: Volume 1
The Man From Swamp-A-Loti"It was the man from Swampalot that came to Charters Towers,", Scotty the Wrinkler , 1928 single work poetry (p. 57-58) Section: Volume 1
Carrotty Katei"It was at a back track shanty where I was on the spree,", 1923 single work poetry (p. 58-59) Section: Volume 1
The Broken Down Droveri"He wore a dirty jumper the day when first we met;", 1923 single work poetry (p. 59) Section: Volume 1
The Old Camp Oveni"The old camp oven that stands in the shade,", Will Carter , 1905 single work poetry (p. 60) Section: Volume 1
The Tipsteri"The tipster stood on the dusty flat,", 1932-1933 single work poetry (p. 61-62) Section: Volume 1

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Ascot Vale, Essendon area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: Red Rooster Press , 1991-1992 .
      Extent: 6vp.
      Description: illus., ports
      Note/s:
      • Limited edition of 400 copies.
      • Includes index of titles and first lines.
      ISBN: 0908247281 (set)

Works about this Work

The Lost Child: The Australian Contribution to a Traditional Archetype Barbara Poston-Anderson , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Fantastic Self : Essays on the Subject of the Self 1999; (p. 111-119)
Bill Bowyang Russel Ward , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 126 1992; (p. 92-93)

— Review of On the Track with Bill Bowyang : With Australian Bush Recitations Hugh Anderson 1991-1992 anthology poetry
On the Track with 'Bill Bowyang' Hugh Anderson , 1991 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Australian Folklore , September no. 6 1991; (p. 3-28) On the Track with Bill Bowyang : With Australian Bush Recitations 1991-1992; (p. xi-xxiv)
The Ballad-Hunters J. S. Manifold , 1964 single work criticism
— Appears in: Who Wrote the Ballads? : Notes on Australian Folksong 1964; (p. 141-152)
y Who Wrote the Ballads? : Notes on Australian Folksong J. S. Manifold , Sydney : Australasian Book Society , 1964 Z15058 1964 single work criticism A thorough assessment of the history of balladry in Australia. Its focus ranges from the 1820s to the 1950s and includes references to many famous and infamous songs.
Bill Bowyang Russel Ward , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 126 1992; (p. 92-93)

— Review of On the Track with Bill Bowyang : With Australian Bush Recitations Hugh Anderson 1991-1992 anthology poetry
On the Track with 'Bill Bowyang' Hugh Anderson , 1991 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Australian Folklore , September no. 6 1991; (p. 3-28) On the Track with Bill Bowyang : With Australian Bush Recitations 1991-1992; (p. xi-xxiv)
y Who Wrote the Ballads? : Notes on Australian Folksong J. S. Manifold , Sydney : Australasian Book Society , 1964 Z15058 1964 single work criticism A thorough assessment of the history of balladry in Australia. Its focus ranges from the 1820s to the 1950s and includes references to many famous and infamous songs.
The Lost Child: The Australian Contribution to a Traditional Archetype Barbara Poston-Anderson , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Fantastic Self : Essays on the Subject of the Self 1999; (p. 111-119)
The Ballad-Hunters J. S. Manifold , 1964 single work criticism
— Appears in: Who Wrote the Ballads? : Notes on Australian Folksong 1964; (p. 141-152)
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