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Issue Details: First known date: 1973... 1973 A. B. Paterson
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Provides biographical details, including noting the number of poets in Paterson's family. Magoffin also discusses Paterson's political views, his dispute with Henry Lawson, and several of his works.

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  • Illustrations: Photograph of Patterson at about the time 'Waltzing Matilida' was written; letter written by Paterson which establishes he was in Sydney before Christmas, 1895; the cover of Saltbush Bill, in which Paterson first published 'Waltzing Matilda' as his own work in 1917; and a photograph of Paterson in his later years.

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