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Banjo Paterson Treasury
Bib ID 7286133
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Author
Davis, Oslo, author
 
Online Access
Description Sydney, Australia : Penguin Random House Australia, 2013 
© 
1 online resource (160 pages). 
ISBN 0857980076 (EPUB)
9780857980076 (EPUB)
Technical Details

text file : EPUB : 2.12MB 

Summary

A treasury of classic poems from Australia's most famous poet, Banjo Paterson. Includes 'Waltzing Matilda', 'The Man from Snowy River', 'Clancy of the Overflow' and many more. Banjo Paterson is Australia's most famous poet. Ballads such as 'The Man from Snowy River', 'Clancy of the Overflow', 'The Man from Ironbark', 'Mulga Bill's Bicycle' and 'Waltzing Matilda' have become a legendary part of our Australian heritage. Known as a poet of the bush, Banjo's iconic verse captures the landscape, hardship, resilience and humour of Australian life at the turn of the 19th century. This is a treasury is of Banjo's most loved poems, as well as some of his lesser-known works. The poems appear in chronological order and cover Australian bush life, as well broader topics such as war and Federation. This beautiful illustrated collection offers a unique glimpse into our national history and identity, as told by one of our most iconic and best-loved voices.

Notes

Imprint: RHA eBooks Child.

Audience: Juvenile.

Subjects Juvenile Nonfiction - Poetry - General  |  Poetry (Children's / Teenage)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Paterson, Banjo, author

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