Australian Humourists II : Henry Lawson single work   short story   humour  
Is part of Australian Humourists Alfred George Stephens 1921 series - author criticism short story
Issue Details: First known date: 1921... 1921 Australian Humourists II : Henry Lawson
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  • Editor's note: Henry Lawson, born near Grenfell, New South Wales, in 1867, and author of many books of collected prose and verse, is generally recognised as one of the most characteristic Australian writers. In his work, therefore, with due allowances for individuality, we may expect to find typical Australian humour. This is generally the view taken by Mr Stephens in the following article, written more or less in Lawson's manner, and supposed to be spoken by two of Lawson's well-known bush characters.

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    y The Home vol. 2 no. 4 (Summer) 1 December Bertha Sloane (illustrator), 1921 Z1558442 1921 periodical issue 1921 pg. 26-27
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