The Collected Verse of Banjo Paterson: Selected and Introduced by Clement Semmler

Author(s): Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson; Clement Semmler (Editor)

Poetry | Poetry

The poet A B 'Banjo' Paterson, best known for his rousing folk classics "The Man from Snowy River" and "Waltzing Matilda," is widely acknowledged as Australia's greatest and most popular balladist.
His poems, written with great gusto and humour, celebrate all the romance and rough-and-tumble of old Australia. In this collection, leading Paterson scholar Clement Semmler presents more than 100 of Paterson's poems that reflect the remarkable richness and range of his writings.
Generously illustrated with period drawings, thisedition of Paterson's verse pays tribute to one of Australia's favourite sons – 'the Banjo of the Bush.'

Secondhand. Good condition. Inscription in pen on title page, a smudge mark on one of the content pages, and cover has slight scuffing wear.


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General Fields

  • : 9780670903344
  • : Penguin Random House
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : July 1992
  • : {"length"=>["27"], "width"=>["19"], "units"=>["Centimeters"]}
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson; Clement Semmler (Editor)
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 290
  • : yes