y Classic Australian Short Stories anthology   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 2001 2001
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Contents

* Contents derived from the Noble Park, Dandenong area, Melbourne South East, Melbourne, Victoria,: Five Mile Press , 2001 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Loaded Dog, Henry Lawson , 1899 single work short story humour
Dave and Andy create a bomb to blast fish out of the waterhole. However their dog picks the bomb up and begins a deadly, yet hilarious, game of 'fetch'.
(p. 9-18)
Dead Man's Lode, Edward Dyson , 1895 single work short story (p. 19-31)
Starting the Selection, 'Steele Rudd' , 1895 single work short story (p. 32-36)
White-When-He's-Wanted, A. B. Paterson , 1896 single work short story (p. 37-45)
The Drover's Wife, Henry Lawson , 1892 single work short story Die Frau des Viehtreibers (p. 46-56)
Squeaker's Mate, Barbara Baynton , 1902 single work short story (p. 57-76)
Dave's Snake-Bite, 'Steele Rudd' , 1897 single work short story humour (p. 77-83)
Send Round the Hat, Henry Lawson , 1902 single work short story humour (p. 84-104)
Romance of Bullocktown, Marcus Clarke , 1890-1896 single work short story (p. 105-116)
'Water Them Geraniums', Henry Lawson , 1899-1901 single work short story (p. 117-153)
Baptising Bartholomew, 'Steele Rudd' , 1900 single work short story humour (p. 154-162)
The Conquering Bush, Edward Dyson , 1898 single work short story (p. 163-167)
The Union Buries Its Dead, Henry Lawson , 1893 single work short story humour
Describes a bush funeral.
(p. 168-173)
'And Women Must Weep', Henry Handel Richardson , 1931 single work short story The Grown-Up Ball (p. 184-191)
When the Wolf Was at the Door, 'Steele Rudd' , 1895 single work short story humour (p. 192-197)
Going Blind, Henry Lawson , 1895 single work short story
Tells the story of a bushman who is losing his sight and his attempts to remain optimistic.
(p. 198-204)
A Visit to Scrubby Gully, Edward Dyson , 1895 single work short story humour (p. 205-216)
The Oracle at the Races, A. B. Paterson , 1904 single work short story humour (p. 217-223)
A Dreamer, Barbara Baynton , 1902 single work short story (p. 224-232)
That There Dog O' Mine, Henry Lawson , 1893 single work short story
Injured in a drunken brawl, a shearer refuses treatment in a hospital unless his dog, also injured, is allowed to stay as well.
(p. 233-236)

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