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Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 Classic Australian Verse
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* 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.
Rain in the Mountainsi"The valley's full of misty cloud,", Henry Lawson , 1900 single work poetry (p. 15)
There Is a Place in Distant Seasi"There is a place in distant seas", Richard Whately , 1986 single work poetry (p. 17-18)
The Convicts' Rum Songi"Cut yer name across me backbone,", Anonymous , 1974 single work poetry (p. 18)
Botany Bayi"Farewell to old England for ever,", 1885 single work poetry Botany Bay I (p. 19-20)
No. I : Australian Courtshipi"The Currency Lads may fill their glasses", 'Juvenal' (fl. 1832) , 1832 single work poetry Botany Bay Courtship The Lass in the Female Factory (p. 20-22)
Note: With title: The Lass in the Female Factory
Jim Jones at Botany Bayi"O listen for a moment, lads, and hear me tell my tale,", 1907 single work poetry Jim Jones (p. 22-23)
Songs of the Squatters (No.3.)i"The gum has no shade,", Robert Lowe , 1845 single work poetry satire (p. 24-26)
Kangarooi"Kangaroo! Kangaroo!", Barron Field , 1819 single work poetry The Kangaroo (p. 26-28)
Colonial Experiencei"When first I came to Sydney Cove", 1976 single work poetry (p. 29-30)
A Mid-Summer Noon in the Australian Foresti"Not a bird disturbs the air,", Charles Harpur , 1851 single work poetry A Midsummer Noon in the Australian Bush (p. 33-34)
Solitudei"Where the mocking lyre-bird calls", A Wanderer , 1885 single work poetry (p. 35-36)
Bell-Birdsi"By channels of coolness the echoes are calling,", Henry Kendall , 1867 single work poetry (p. 37-38)
The Last of His Tribei"He crouches, and buries his face on his knees,", Henry Kendall , 1864 single work poetry (p. 39-40)
Are You the Cove?i"'Are you the Cove?' He spoke the words", Joseph Furphy , 1916 single work poetry (p. 41)
Tell Summer that I Diedi"When he was old and thin", John Shaw Neilson , 1991 single work poetry (p. 42)
Billy of Teai"You can talk of your whisky, talk of your beer,", 1976 single work poetry (p. 43)
The Bushi"Give us from dawn to dark", James Lister Cuthbertson , 1914 single work poetry (p. 44)
Where the Pelican Buildsi"The horses were ready, the rails were down,", Mary Hannay Foott , 1881 single work poetry Where the Pelican Builds Her Nest (p. 45)
Note: With title: Where the Pelican Builds Her Nest
The Shearer's Wifei"Before the glare o' dawn I rise", Louis Esson , 1918 single work poetry (p. 46)
The Never-Never Countryi"By homestead, hut, and shearing-shed,", Henry Lawson , 1901 single work poetry The Never-Never Land (p. 47-48)

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