Saltbush Bill, J.P. and Other Verses

A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson

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Format: paperback
80 pages
ISBN: 9781920897642

Publication: 01 Jan 2004
Series: SUP Classics
Publisher: Sydney University Press

Saltbush Bill J.P. and Other Verses was published in 1917 and contains the national song "Waltzing Matilda", as well as "Saltbush Bill, J.P." and "A Dream of the Melbourne Cup". A. B. (Andrew Barton) Paterson (1864-1941) was born near Orange in New South Wales and achieved fame as a short story, ballad and legend writer, drawing on his experiences growing up near Yass. He is the major folk poet of Australian literature, publishing many books of verse, short stories and two novels.

Andrew Barton (Banjo) Paterson (1864-1941) was a solicitor, journalist, war correspondent and soldier as being widely recognised as a poet.

  1. Song of the pen
  2. Song of the wheat
  3. Brumby’s run
  4. Saltbush Bill on the patriarchs
  5. The Reverend Mullineux
  6. The wisdom of Hafiz
  7. Saltbush Bill, J.P.
  8. The riders in the stand
  9. Waltzing Matilda
  10. An answer to various bards
  11. T.Y.S.O.N.
  12. As long as your eyes are blue
  13. Bottle-O!
  14. The story of Mongrel Grey
  15. Gilhooley’s estate
  16. The road to Hogan’s Gap
  17. A singer of the bush
  18. ‘Shouting’ for a camel
  19. The lost drink
  20. Mulligan’s mare
  21. The matrimonial stakes
  22. The mountain squatter
  23. Pioneers
  24. Santa Claus in the bush
  25. In re a gentleman, one
  26. The melting of the snow
  27. A dream of the Melbourne Cup
  28. The Gundaroo bullock
  29. Lay of the motor-car
  30. The corner man
  31. When Dacey rode the mule
  32. The Mylora elopement
  33. The pannikin poet
  34. Not on it
  35. The protest
  36. The scapegoat
  37. An evening in Dandaloo
  38. A ballad of ducks
  39. Tommy Corrigan
  40. The Maori’s wool
  41. The angel’s kiss
  42. Sunrise on the coast
  43. The reveille

Format: paperback
Size: 210 × 148 × 5 mm
80 pages
ISBN: 9781920897642
Publication: 01 Jan 2004
Series: SUP Classics