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Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 The ABC Book of Australian Poetry : A Treasury of Poems for Young Children
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''I am the river, gently flowing, as I wind my way to the sea.' (Mary Duroux)

'Follow the river of poetry through country, town, the bush, the four seasons, night and day and explore the Australian landscape through the eyes of our best Australian poets.

'In this beautiful collection of poems for children, award-winning author and poet, Libby Hathorn, has brought together favourites such as those by A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson, Dorothea Mackellar and C.J. Dennis, as well as more contemporary poems by Steven Herrick, Eva Johnson, Les A. Murray and others.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.
 

Notes

  • Content indexing in process.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,:ABC Books , 2010 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
I Ami"I am", Mary Kathleen Duroux , 1992 single work poetry (p. 20) Section: Part 1. All Along the River : Beginnings
[Extract] A Song of Rain, C. J. Dennis , 1956 extract poetry (p. 21) Section: Part 1. All Along the River : Beginnings
The Big Riveri"The big river", Steven Herrick , 2010 single work poetry extract children's (p. 22-23) Section: Part 1. All Along the River : Beginnings
Dilemmai"Coolangatta", Michael Dugan , 2010 single work poetry (p. 24) Section: Part 1. All Along the River : Beginnings
Mullumbimby to Bondi Beachi"Mullumbimby, Moree", J. Andrew Johnstone , 2010 single work extract poetry (p. 25) Section: Part 1. All Along the River : Beginnings
Bell-Birdsi"By channels of coolness the echoes are calling,", Henry Kendall , 1867 single work poetry (p. 30-32) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
The Bushi"Give us from dawn to dark", James Lister Cuthbertson , 1914 single work poetry (p. 33) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
In the Foresti"Wait for the axe sound in the forest.", Thomas Shapcott , 1963 single work poetry (p. 34-35) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
Clingingi"To cling, by a breaking fingernail, to an undercut cliff,", Mark O'Connor , 1988 single work poetry (p. 36) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
Rainforest Songi"Oh don't bring down", Libby Hathorn , 2010 single work poetry children's (p. 37) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
The Bunyipsi"At Murray Bridge the bunyips wait", Doug MacLeod , 1986 single work poetry children's (p. 38) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
The Bunyipi"You keep quiet now, little fella,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 39) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
[Extract] Bold Jack Donahoei"'Twas a valiant highwayman and outlaw of disdain", 2010 single work extract poetry (p. 40-41) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
Ned Kelly Songi"Ned Kelly was born in a ramshackle hut", Anonymous , 1968 single work poetry children's (p. 42) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
Said Hanrahani"'We'll all be rooned,' said Hanrahan,", 'John O'Brien' , 1921 single work poetry humour (p. 43-47) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
[Extract] In Time of Droughti"The rushes are black by the river bed,", Mary Hannay Foott , 2010 single work poetry extract (p. 48) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
How Long, O Lord!i"Wearily watching and waiting for rain,", Anonymous , 1924 single work poetry (p. 49) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
Note:

Alternative title: Drought.

[Extract] The Never-Never Landi"By hut, homestead and shearing-shed", Henry Lawson , 2010 single work extract (p. 50) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
[Extract] Click Go the Shearsi"Out on the board the old shearer stands,", Anonymous , 2010 single work poetry extract (p. 51) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains
[Extract] Trouble on the Selectioni"You lazy boy, you're here at last", Henry Lawson , 2010 single work poetry extract (p. 52-53) Section: Part 2. All Along the River : Mountains, Forests and Plains

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: ABC Books , 2010 .
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      Extent: 192p.
      Description: col. illus.
      Note/s:
      • Includes bibliographical references and index.
      ISBN: 9780733320194 (hbk.)
      Series: y separately published work icon The ABC Book Of ... Sydney : HarperCollins , 2013- 14451866 2013 series - publisher picture book children's

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