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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", 1957-1976 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,", 1957-1976 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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