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Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 Early Illawarra Poetry : A Selection
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* Contents derived from the Five Islands Press , 2000 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
At the Bowhole Kiamai"O! Blow-hole why the devil don't you blow", Mack , single work poetry humour (p. v)
Note: illus. (Facsimile reproduction from the Bulletin.)
Introduction, Peter Knox , single work criticism (p. ix-xix)
"Phil Lorimer"i"Old nomad of the weary feet,", Leo , single work poetry biography (p. xvi-xviii)
An Adieu to Wollongongi"An adieu to the beauties of nature, I go,", S. K. , single work poetry (p. 20-21)
The Lament of a Shoalhaven Potatoe Grower's Daughteri"I hear while I listen of days that are gone,", Kate , single work poetry (p. 21-22)
The Seaside Cemetery at Wollongongi"The sand creeps upwards from the yellow shore,", 'Peter Possum' , single work poetry (p. 22)
A Trialogue Between His Worship the Ma(re), Bob the Miller, of Gerringong, and Jack the Tanner, of Kiama (Audience: The Three "Johns" of Jamberoo.), Verdant Green , single work drama (p. 23-25)
A Prospecting Sketch in the Shoalhaven Gulliesi"Where Yerromunman rears its haughty crest, -", Henry Moss , single work poetry (p. 26-27)
To My Brother, Basil E. Kendalli"To-night the sea sends up a gulf-like sound,", Henry Kendall , single work poetry (p. 27)
Untitledi"In Illawarra sweetly blooms", O. E. , single work poetry (p. 28)
Kemblai"Darkbrowed shadows! lo, they travel down the faded depths of light", Basil E. Kendall , Henry Kendall , single work poetry (p. 29-30)
A Glimpse of Coast Scenery in New South Walesi"A sight more fair - a scene more grand,", J. W. , single work poetry (p. 30-32)
Lines Suggested by Reading 'A Glimpse of Coast Scenery' Which Appeared in 'The Kiama Independent' on March 2ndi"A road more vile, on every hand,", Magister , single work poetry (p. 32-33)
On that Natural Curiosity, the "Blow-Hole", at Kiamai"Rolling within a chasm deep", Try Again , single work poetry (p. 34-35)
On Seeing Kiamai"Pretty Kiama! So brightly ye lay", H. Huet , single work poetry (p. 35)
Illawarrai"Illawarra! - Home of beauty! - Land of forest, flower, and fern!", Frederick Sydney Wilson , single work poetry (p. 36-37)
The River Shoalhaveni"See the wild Shoalhaven River,", W. J. S. (fl. 1871) , single work poetry (p. 37-38)
To Wollongongi"'Tis sad! 'Tis sad to see thee desolate!", Anonymous (fl. 1872) , single work poetry (p. 38-42)
Flagstaff Hill, Wollongong by Moonlighti"I stood one night on Flagstaff Hill", J. S. W. , single work poetry (p. 43)
The Court-House Maniai"A meeting took place the other night", F. F. , single work poetry (p. 44-45)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Extent: xix, 112p.p.
      Description: illus.
      • Pagination: pp.i-xix, 20-112. (i.e. numbering does not re-start with the commencement of Arabic numerals.)
      • Introduced by the editor.
      • Includes bibliographical references.
      • Includes one illustration; a re-production from the Bulletin of 6 July 1905. The drawing, by Norman Lindsay, illustrates the poem 'At the Blowhole Kiama' by Mack.
      ISBN: 086418719X
Last amended 27 Oct 2005 11:51:06