The Singing Garden [by C. J. Dennis, 1935]

[Editor: This book by C. J. Dennis was published in 1935. The contents of the book are divided into four sections, one for each season; included in each section is a sub-section of poetry entitled “Songs of Bush Birds”.] The Singing Garden By C. J. Dennis Contents Foreword SPRING Dawn (Verse) The Way of the […]

Songs from the Mountains [by Henry Kendall, 1880]

[Editor: This book of poetry by Henry Kendall was published in 1880.] Songs from the Mountains. By Henry Kendall. CONTENTS. Dedication —To a Mountain Mary Rivers Kingsborough Beyond Kerguelen Black Lizzie Hy-Brasil Jim the Splitter Mooni Pytheas Bill the Bullock Driver Cooranbean When Underneath the Brown Dead Grass The Voice in the Wild Oak Billy […]

The Moods of Ginger Mick [by C. J. Dennis, 1916]

[Editor: This book of poetry by C. J. Dennis was published in 1916. See the glossary for explanations of words and phrases.] The Moods of Ginger Mick By C. J. Dennis Author of “The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke,” etc. With Illustrations by Hal Gye INTRODUCTION Jist to intrajuice me cobber, an’ ’is name is […]

Leaves from Australian Forests [by Henry Kendall, 1869]

[Editor: This book of poetry by Henry Kendall was published in 1869. In the list of contents, the “Twelve Sonnets” were not listed separately; however, they have each been given their own listing here, so as to provide ease of access to readers.] Leaves from Australian Forests. By Henry Kendall. Contents. [Dedication] Prefatory Sonnets The […]

Red Gums and Other Verses [by Louis Esson, 1912]

[Editor: This book of poetry by Louis Esson was published in 1912. The inclusion of the heading “Bush Songs”, in the list of contents, is a reference to “Swinging Douglas” and “A Bullock-Driver’s Song”.] Red Gums and Other Verses by Louis Esson CONTENTS. Red Gums Hymn to the Earth Lament for the Dying Moon Caprice […]