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Notes

  • Facing title page: In memory of Edmund Morris Miller who first suggested this project and Henry Mackenzie Green who helped it along.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1972 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Lawson's Latest, 'Touchstone' [Boote] , 1896 single work criticism (p. 34-39)
While the Billy Boils, 'Price Warung' , 1896 single work review
— Review of While the Billy Boils Henry Lawson , 1896 selected work short story ;
Price Warung criticizes the inclusion of many stories that he argues were written for money. But despite this quality Warung praises the realistic picture of Australia that emerges from Lawson's descriptions.
(p. 48-50)
Henry Lawson's Prose, P. M. , 1896 single work criticism (p. 58-61)
A Pantheon of Bush Types, Frederick John Broomfield , 1896 single work review
— Review of While the Billy Boils Henry Lawson , 1896 selected work short story ;
Broomfield argues that the "genuine" Australia is in the bush and Lawson is the poet of the bush, but has only dealt with the darker moods.
(p. 61-65)
An Appreciation, Edward Garnett , 1902 single work criticism biography Henry Lawson and the Democracy (p. 121-126)
Henry Lawson as Craftsman, A. A. Phillips , 1948 single work criticism
Phillips rejects the view that Lawson's prose lacks technical virtuosity. Phillips argues that Lawson's aim was not to tell a story, but to evoke the quality of Australian living. Lawson's spare narratives, effective understatement and ironic twists within a symmetrical structure produce stories of substantial artistic value.
The Craftsmanship of Lawson
(p. 281-294)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

'What Has He Done For Our National Spirit?' - A Note On Lawson Criticism John Barnes , 1978 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , October vol. 8 no. 4 1978; (p. 485-491)
Untitled Leon Cantrell , 1973 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 6 no. 1 1973; (p. 99-104)

— Review of The Receding Wave : Henry Lawson's prose Brian Matthews , 1972 single work criticism ; Henry Lawson A. A. Phillips , 1970 single work criticism biography ; Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism ; Henry Lawson : Short Stories and Sketches, 1888-1922 Henry Lawson , 1972 selected work short story prose
[Brief review] 1972 single work review
— Appears in: New Poetry , vol. 20 no. 5-6 1972; (p. 79-80)

— Review of Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism
Untitled A. A. Phillips , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 23 December 1972; (p. 12)

— Review of Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism
Untitled Max Harris , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September vol. 11 no. 1972; (p. 23)

— Review of Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism
Untitled Leon Cantrell , 1973 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 6 no. 1 1973; (p. 99-104)

— Review of The Receding Wave : Henry Lawson's prose Brian Matthews , 1972 single work criticism ; Henry Lawson A. A. Phillips , 1970 single work criticism biography ; Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism ; Henry Lawson : Short Stories and Sketches, 1888-1922 Henry Lawson , 1972 selected work short story prose
Untitled Max Harris , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September vol. 11 no. 1972; (p. 23)

— Review of Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism
Untitled A. A. Phillips , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 23 December 1972; (p. 12)

— Review of Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism
[Brief review] 1972 single work review
— Appears in: New Poetry , vol. 20 no. 5-6 1972; (p. 79-80)

— Review of Henry Lawson Criticism 1894-1971 1972 anthology criticism
'What Has He Done For Our National Spirit?' - A Note On Lawson Criticism John Barnes , 1978 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , October vol. 8 no. 4 1978; (p. 485-491)
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