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A Tasmanian Idyl (A Rural Story) single work   poetry   "A simple song, with here a sigh"
Issue Details: First known date: 1923... 1923 A Tasmanian Idyl (A Rural Story)
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Comrade, a young farmer, is friends with his neighbour's daughters, Pandora and Clarice. Initially, he courts Pandora who is beautiful, flirtatious and capricious. Comrade respects Clarice's sense of duty, her domestic and gardening skills, and her senitive and unselfish nature.They fall in love, Comrade buys her father's farm and they marry.

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Last amended 11 Jul 2008 14:06:28
  • Tasmania,
  • Mount Roland, Sheffield - Railton area, Northwest Tasmania, Tasmania,
  • Badger Head, Narawntapu National Park, Latrobe - Port Sorell area, Northwest Tasmania, Tasmania,
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