Preface [to Henry Lawson’s While the Billy Boils]

[Editor: This preface was published in Henry Lawson’s While the Billy Boils (1896).] Preface In the absence of the author, who is now resident in Western Australia, it devolves upon us to make the customary acknowledgements to the various journals from which these stories are reprinted. Most of them first appeared in the Sydney Bulletin, […]

Preface [In the Days When the World Was Wide and Other Verses, by Henry Lawson]

[Editor: This preface by Henry Lawson was published in In the Days When the World Was Wide and Other Verses, 1896.] Preface. Most of the verses contained in this volume were first published in the Sydney Bulletin; others in the Brisbane Boomerang, Sydney Freeman’s Journal, Town and Country Journal, Worker, and New Zealand Mail, whose […]