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The Bush Poet By Zara Borthwick & Nicholas Arnold
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The Bush Poet, featuring the great poem, My Heart the Starry Land is a unique voice in Australian literature. The romantic colour and form of the language identifies all that is truly great in an... More > Australian experience of the landscape, the sea and the outback. The Bush Poet sings through all wide open spaces of the heart.< Less
A Poet's Life By Marje Pizer
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The definitive Collection of Marjorie Pizer's poetry
A Poet's Life By Marje Pizer
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The definitive Collection of Marjorie Pizer's poetry
A Poet's Life By Marjorie Pizer
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1963 - 2005 Poems The definitive collection of Marjorie Pizer's poetry
An Australian Bird Book (Illustrated) By J. A. Leach
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This little book should do much to popularize bird-study and to spread a knowledge of our common birds among our people. I hope devoutly that an effort will be made to give them suitable names. We... More > should give them names a poet or a child can use. A Chaucer poring lovingly over his favorite flower, the daisy, could call it by a name which is itself full of poetry. Even the unimaginative< Less
The Poet of Oz By Alan Smith
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Alan Smith was a officer in the Royal Australian Navy for 25 years before retiring to teach Business Communication in the New South Wales TAFE system. A Parkinson's sufferer, he now lives in a Sydney... More > nursing home. His poetry shows his compassion for his fellow man and documents the progress of his disease.< Less
An Outback Marriage : A Story of Australian Life By Andrew Barton Paterson
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A 1906 novel detailing daily rural life and Outback challenges in historical Australia. Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson (17 February 1864 – 5 February 1941) was a famous Australian... More > bush poet, journalist and author. He wrote many ballads and poems about Australian life, focusing particularly on the rural and outback areas, including the district around Binalong, New South Wales where he spent much of his childhood.< Less
Richard Wagner As Poet and Thinker By Bruce Steele
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Richard Wagner as poet? Yes! This hitherto unpublished study invites the reader to see Wagner's texts not just as opera librettos but as dramatic poems in their own right. An authority on German... More > literature, Robertson offers an engaging account of the poems in the light of nineteenth-century drama and the changing currents of social and religious thought. John George Robertson was foundation professor of German Language and Literature in London University, 1903-33. He was the husband of Australian novelist Henry Handel Richardson. Their lifelong love of Wagner's operas, which began when they met in Leipzig as students in the 1880s, is evident in this book.< Less
Poeta Nacitur Non Fit - (A Poet Is Born, Not Made) By Pamela Lillian Valemont
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Poems of a baby boomer, Pamela Lillian Valemont, an Australian woman born post-war, in 1947, who grew up in the 60’s, the Bee Gees, Elvis Presley and Beatles era, and lived through the... More > political turmoil of the Vietnam War, the rise of the conservation/environmental-driven alternative society, the abolition of Apartheid, and the granting of land rights to Australian aborigines, and her interest and participation in these issues and events is apparent in her poetry. Poems reflecting Australian life, up to and including the present day. Her latest poems, Barack Obama, (a tribute to the President of the USA), Women of Liberia, (about the women who forced their country's leader Charles Taylor, to attend peace talks that ended the Civil War in 2003), Holding Hands And Jumping, (about the 2001, 9/11 terrorist attack on the Twin Towers), and Children of a Waterborne Holocaust, (about the children swept away and drowned during the historic flood in Queensland, January 2011), are included in this book.< Less
Poeta Nascitur Non Fit (A Poet Is Born, Not Made) By Pamela Lillian Valemont
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Pamela Valemont is a multi-faceted Australian poet. From the political and environmental radical campaigner of the 70's to the adoring and adored grandmother of 2012, Pamela never fails to surprise... More > with the scope of her subject material. Wildly humorous or deadly serious, she encompasses it all, from the classical sonnet in true English Wordsworthian style with an inherent message to deliver, to laid-back free verse, to rhyming children's poems that will bring a smile to your face. It's all here for you to enjoy. A poet of quality, a keeper, she will be with us long after she has gone from this earth. Her poetry will go into the annals of history, for our children and our children's children: an historical record of her era, for posterity.< Less

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