Sleeping Out : A Storm at Night single work   poetry   "Wailing comes the south breeze, heralding the gale,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1913-1917... 1913-1917 Sleeping Out : A Storm at Night
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  • Appears in:
    y The Bulletin vol. 38 no. 1956 9 August 1917 Z623382 1917 periodical issue 1917 pg. 3
  • Appears in:
    y Selections from the Australian Poets Bertram Stevens (editor), George Mackaness (editor), Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1913 Z521150 1913 anthology poetry Sydney : Cornstalk Publishing , 1925 pg. 137-138
  • Appears in:
    y The Advocate 9 November 1933 10363565 1933 newspaper issue 1933 pg. 7
  • Appears in:
    y The Poems of Dorothea Mackellar Dorothea Mackellar , Adelaide : Rigby , 1971 Z176344 1971 collected work poetry Adelaide : Rigby , 1971 pg. 68
  • Appears in:
    y Little Book of Weather Michelle Mortimer , Joanna Karmel , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 2011 Z1765141 2011 anthology poetry

    'Little Book of Weather reflects Australians' fascination with the weather of their arid continent: those on the land watch for stormy skies promising to relieve the parched ground, or grieve the loss of the top soil to the wind; those in towns and cities wait for rain to fill up the water tanks and reservoirs. People appreciate the beauty of the snow, of mist in the morning or of light streaming through the clouds. The years come and go, often marked by events that become part of Australian folklore—the 1895 Federation drought, the 1983 Ash Wednesday bushfires in Victoria and South Australia, the 1990 floods in New South Wales and Queensland, the February 7 2009 Victorian bushfires.

    'The latest addition to the National Library of Australia's 'Little Books' series, Little Book of Weather features the work of some of Australia's much-loved poets, including Judith Wright, Les Murray, David Campbell, Mudrooroo, James McAuley, Banjo Paterson and Dorothea Mackellar, along with beautiful images from the Library's collection by Joseph Lycett, Edward Close, Ellis Rowan, Harold Cazneaux, Peter Dombrovskis, Olegas Truchanas, Katherine Nix and others.' (From the publisher's website.)

    Canberra : National Library of Australia , 2011
    pg. 6
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