|04-11-2010, 06:09 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Alabama, USA
Device: HP ipac RX5915 Wife's Kindle
Paterson, Andrew Barton: The Man from Snowy River. V1. 11 Apr 2010
Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson (17 February 1864 – 5 February 1941) was a famous Australian 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. Paterson's more notable poems include "Waltzing Matilda", "The Man from Snowy River" and "Clancy of the Overflow".
GLASGOW HERALD: "These ballads... are full of such go that the mere reading of them make the blood tingle.... But there are other things in Mr. Paterson's book besides mere racing and chasing, and each piece bears the mark of special local knowledge, feeling, and colour. The poet has also a note of pathos, which is always wholesome."
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Poetry Paterson, Andrew Barton: The Man from Snowy River. V1. 11 Apr 2010||crutledge||ePub Books||1||04-25-2010 11:30 PM|
|Western Raine, William MacLeod: Man Size. V1. 15 Apr 2010||crutledge||Kindle Books (offline)||0||04-15-2010 01:22 PM|
|Western Raine, William MacLeod: Man Size. V1. 15 Apr 2010||crutledge||ePub Books (offline)||0||04-15-2010 01:16 PM|
|Poetry Paterson, Andrew Barton: The Man from Snowy River. V1. 11 Apr 2010||crutledge||Kindle Books||0||04-11-2010 06:16 PM|
|Poetry Paterson, Andrew Barton: The Man from Snowy River. V1. 11 Apr 2010||crutledge||BBeB/LRF Books||0||04-11-2010 06:14 PM|