y An Anthology of Australian Literature anthology   poetry   short story  
Alternative title: Hoju munhak chonjip
Issue Details: First known date: 1995 1995
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  • Each Australian work is presented in English, with an introductory text in English and Korean.
  • The Appendix includes a lengthy essay in Korean on Australian literature (pp. 388-457)


* Contents derived from the Seoul,
South Korea,
Korea, East Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
Hansin Munhwasa , 1995 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Aboriginal Death Songi"Behold, it is the camp-fire of our Brother!-", Charles Harpur , 1858 single work poetry (p. 7)
A Mid-Summer Noon in the Australian Foresti"Not a bird disturbs the air,", Charles Harpur , 1851 single work poetry A Midnightsummer Noon in the Australian Forest (p. 8)
Bell-Birdsi"By channels of coolness the echoes are calling,", Henry Kendall , 1867 single work poetry (p. 11-12)
The Last of His Tribei"He crouches, and buries his face on his knees,", Henry Kendall , 1864 single work poetry (p. 12-13)
Extract - For the Term of His Natural Life, Marcus Clarke , 1995 extract novel (p. 18-24)
The Drover's Wife, Henry Lawson , 1892 single work short story Die Frau des Viehtreibers (p. 29-37)
The Man from Snowy Riveri"There was movement at the station, for the word had passed around", A. B. Paterson , 1890 single work poetry (p. 39-42)
Waltzing Matilda : Carrying a Swagi"Oh! there once was a swagman camped in the billabong,", A. B. Paterson , 1895 single work poetry (p. 42-43)
The Cooboo, Katharine Susannah Prichard , 1927 single work short story
Set on the wide plains of the Murndoo station, 'The Cooboo' is the story of Rose, a Wongana woman, mother, and stockwoman.
(p. 50-53)
My Brilliant Career - Chapter Twenty, Miles Franklin , 1995 extract novel (p. 56-64)
Eve-Songi"I span and Eve span", Mary Gilmore , 1918 single work poetry (p. 66-67)
Old Botany Bayi"I'm old", Mary Gilmore , 1953 single work poetry (p. 67-68)
Beach Buriali"Softly and humbly to the Gulf of Arabs", Kenneth Slessor , 1944 single work poetry war literature (p. 70)
Elegy in a Botanic Gardensi"The smell of birds' nests faintly burning", Kenneth Slessor , 1944 single work poetry (p. 71)
My Friend, Lafe Tilly, Christina Stead , 1984 single work short story (p. 78-88)
Down at the Dump, Patrick White , 1963 single work short story satire (p. 92-124)
Neighbours, Judah Waten , 1949 single work short story autobiography (p. 126-139)
Bullockyi"Beside his heavy-shouldered team,", Judith Wright , 1944 single work poetry (p. 141-142)
Woman to Mani"The eyeless labourer in the night,", Judith Wright , 1946 single work poetry (p. 142)
Australiai"A nation of trees, drab green and desolate grey", A. D. Hope , 1939 single work poetry (p. 144-145)

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Language: English , Korean
Last amended 10 Jun 2010
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