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Issue Details: First known date: 1909... no. 119 June 1909 of The School Paper for Classes V and VI est. 1898 School Paper for Classes V and VI : Arbor Day Number
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  • Only literary material by Australian authors is individually indexed.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • First page picture: '"Sunshine and Shadow"' by Hans Heysen with permission of the Trustees of the National Gallery, Melbourne accompanying poem 'The Passing of the Forest', [65].
    • Poetry: 'The Passing of the Forest' extract from Paestum and Other Poems by Alexander Blair Thaw (1857-1937) [65]; 'To the Dandelion' by American poet J. R. Lowell (q.v.) 72-73; 'The Primrose on the Rock' by English poet William Wordsworth (q.v.) 78; 'A Brook' extract from Two Gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare (q.v.) 78; 'Kindness' (unattributed) 80.
    • Fiction: 'The Longevity of Trees' by American author Oliver Wendell Holmes (q.v.) 80.
    • Non-Fiction: 'Arbor Day' (unattributed) extract from The School Journal of New Zealand with photograph: 'Red Ironbark Trees, Timber Reserve Near Maryborough, Victoria' from The Journal of the Department of Agriculture of Victoria, 66-67; 'Forests and Fertility' (unattributed) 79.
    • Prose: 'The Earth Veil' extract from Modern Painters by John Ruskin (q.v.) with (unattributed) photograph: 'View in the Botanic Gardens, Victoria'. 67-68; 'Some Australian Leafless Trees' by G. H. Adcock, Principal of the Rutherglen Viticultural College, Victoria with three (unattributed) illustrations: 'A Flattened Stem', 'Foliage (Branchlets) of the Sheoak Tree' and 'Fruit of the Sheoak Tree', 69-72; 'The Tree' (unattributed) extract from The Age with (unattributed) photograph: 'A Home in the Forest', 76-78.
    • Supplement: 'The Golden Fleece' continuation of extracts from Tanglewood Tales by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) with three (unattributed) illustrations: 'Map Showing Jason's Route From Iolchos to Colchis', '"Jason Tore the Fleece From the Tree"' and '"He Begged Her to Go With Him in the Argo"', [1]-8; 'Time' poem from Rape of Lucrece by William Shakespeare (q.v.) 8; 'The Qualifications of a Pilot' by Ben Jonson (q.v.) 8.


* Contents derived from the 1909 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
My Countryi"The love of field and coppice,", Dorothea Mackellar , 1908 single work poetry Mia Lando (p. 69)
"The Pioneers" Home Making in the Australian Bush, 1909 single work children's fiction children's (p. 73-75)
Note: With (unattributed) photograph of "The Pioneers" painting by Frederick McCubbin (q.v.)with permission of the Trustees of the National Art Gallery, Melbourn e.

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Literary material by Australian authors in this issue:
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