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Issue Details: First known date: 1950... 1950 The Collected Poems of Jack Sorensen, 1907-1949
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Notes

  • Published posthumously.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Perth, Western Australia,:Service Printing Co , 1950 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Foreword, Mary Durack , single work criticism biography (p. 5-11)
Quin's Vineyardi"Old Quin's vines grow tangled now,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 15)
Lost Creeki"Men claimed a creek in the Darling Range,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 16)
Shannon Gleni"With his heart in the land that bore him,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 17)
When Lacy Singsi"Jim Lacy lives nearby to me,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 18)
Little Brown Ghosti"I recall a shopping day in town,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 19)
His Towni"There was a man who loved a town,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 20)
St. Patrick Came to Toodyayi"St. Patrick came to Toodyay - the Australian Irish swear;", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 21-23)
Re-Unioni"Now he was three score years and ten.", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 23)
Where Camel Pads Go Downi"Last night I dreamed that Father Time had turned life's pages back,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 27)
The Lay of `Civility' Greeni"Now "Billy the Pinker" and "Quality Jack,"", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry humour (p. 28-29)
The Glenburgh Wool. The Glenburgh Wool Goes Downi"The ramp outside the woolshed door", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 29)
The Gun of Capricorni"Long years ago it so befell,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 30-31)
The Man Who Called a Bishop "Joe"i"Bill Dooley said, "I'm feeling real depressed,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 32)
The Southbound 'Planei"The mulga spreads to reach the hills", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 33-34)
Legend of Strong Meni"He told this tale as he drank his ale with never a smile or wink", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 34-35)
The Turki"Bill Dooley lets his income taxes slide,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry humour (p. 35-36)
The Marineri""These Mariners they speak of," Dooley said,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 37)
Bill Dooley Crosses the Styxi"The woods were grey around me as I strode,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 38-40)
How We Cashed The Pigi"We shore for a farmer at Wallaby Bend,", Jack Sorensen , single work poetry (p. 41)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Nightingales and Crows R. B. J. Wilson , 1952 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 13 no. 3 1952; (p. 157-158)

— Review of The Collected Poems of Jack Sorensen, 1907-1949 Jack Sorensen , 1950 selected work poetry
Jack Sorensen Gavin Casey , 1951 single work biography criticism
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 20 June vol. 72 no. 3723 1951; (p. 2,35)
Nightingales and Crows R. B. J. Wilson , 1952 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 13 no. 3 1952; (p. 157-158)

— Review of The Collected Poems of Jack Sorensen, 1907-1949 Jack Sorensen , 1950 selected work poetry
Jack Sorensen Gavin Casey , 1951 single work biography criticism
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 20 June vol. 72 no. 3723 1951; (p. 2,35)
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