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Lawson, Henry 1867-1922

Overview
Works: 958 works in 2,669 publications in 4 languages and 26,258 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Biographies  Biography  Short stories  Records and correspondence  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PR9619.2.L3, 821
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In the days when the world was wide : and other verses by Henry Lawson( )

47 editions published between 1896 and 2018 in English and held by 2,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Wilson and his mates by Henry Lawson( )

30 editions published between 1901 and 2018 in English and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Lawson's most celebrated classic short stories. Includes four stories of Joe Wilson, a sheep shearer suffering from drinking problems and the hardships of the bush and along with the bleaker tales are more humorous takes on bush life including The Loaded Dog
Over the sliprails by Henry Lawson( )

30 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in English and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amazing amalgamation of deeply embedded emotions has been depicted in this book. The social values and lifestyle of Australian people are portrayed through the characters of the various stories. The drastic affects of lost love can force the people to desperate measures. This is a highly engrossing work that stands out for its portrayal of tender and fierce feelings
On the track by Henry Lawson( )

35 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of short stories that presents multifarious themes. Published earlier in different magazines, they are now combined in this book. Each story presents a well-knitted plot with deeply drawn characters
While the billy boils by Henry Lawson( )

74 editions published between 1896 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories in English. Australian writers, 1890-1945
Poetical works of Henry Lawson by Henry Lawson( Book )

54 editions published between 1918 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawson is described as a writer of song and ringing ballad verse. He belonged to Australia's past of struggle, pain and triumph, when the country was in the making
Children of the bush by Henry Lawson( )

23 editions published between 1902 and 2018 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin Henry Lawson short stories by Henry Lawson( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drover's wife - The bush undertaker - In a dry season - The union buries its dead - Hungerford - "Rats"--An old mate of your father's - Mitchell: a character sketch - On the edge of a plan - "Some day"--Shooting the moon - Our pipes - Bill, the ventriloquial rooster - The geological spieler - The iron-bark chip - The loaded dog - Brighten's sister-in-law - A double buggy at Lahey's Creek - "Water them geraniums"--Joe Wilson's courtship - Telling Mrs Baker - A child in the dark, and a foreign father
The rising of the court : and other sketches in prose and verse by Henry Lawson( )

17 editions published between 1910 and 2018 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Australian short stories( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This selection of thirty-eight stories offers brilliant flashes of Australia, it's past and present society, for all who enjoy this genre and are interested in its development
The bush undertaker and other stories by Henry Lawson( Book )

36 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SHORT STORIES. PRINT ON DEMAND TITLES. AUSTRALIAN. Henry Lawson's The Bush Undertaker, The Drover's Wife, The Loaded Dog and The Union Buries Its Dead are remembered not simply as his most popular stories, but as cornerstones of his literary reputation. This fine collections brings together these and twenty more of Lawson's stories, as well as three chapters of his unfinished autobiography. The stories form six natural sequences, each with a common theme or character. The book begins with stories set in the bush. These are followed by stories centered on the characters of Steelman and Smith, Mitchell, Dave Regan and Joe Wilson. The collection ends with the dominating figure of Lawson's most lovable character, the Giraffe. In each of these stories the central characters emerge as a vivid expansion of some aspects of Lawson's own personality
Poems of Henry Lawson by Henry Lawson( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prose works of Henry Lawson by Henry Lawson( Book )

36 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Lawson by Henry Lawson( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Lawson's best stories by Henry Lawson( Book )

23 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected works by Henry Lawson( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected verse by Henry Lawson( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Henry Lawson( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of the swag by Henry Lawson( Book )

25 editions published between 1907 and 2004 in English and Hungarian and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The stories in this volume were selected for their swagman interest with a view to consistent illustration" -- Introduction
Stories by Henry Lawson( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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In the days when the world was wide : and other verses
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Joe Wilson and his matesOver the sliprailsOn the trackWhile the billy boilsChildren of the bushThe Penguin Henry Lawson short storiesPoems of Henry LawsonPoems
Alternative Names
Henry Archibald Hertzberg Lawson

Henry Lawson

Henry Lawson australiensk poet och författare

Henry Lawson Australisch schrijver

Henry Lawson australischer Autor und Poet

Henry Lawson australsk poet og skribent

Henry Lawson scrittore e poeta australiano

Hertzberg, Henry 1867-1922

Hertzberg Larsen, Henry 1867-1922

Hertzberg Lawson, Henry Archibald 1867-1922

Larsen Henry

Larsen, Henry H. 1867-1922

Larsen Henry Hertzberg

Lauson, Genri.

Lauson, Genri 1867-1922

Lawson, Henry A. 1867-1922

Lawson Henry Archibald

Lawson, Henry Archibald Hertzberg.

Lawson, Henry Archibald Hertzberg 1867-1922

Lawson, Henry Hertzberg.

Losonas Henris Arčibaldas

Louson, Genri.

Генри Лоусон

Генрі Ловсон

Лосон Хенри Арчибалд

Лоусон Генри

Лоусон, Генри 1867-1922

Лоусон Хенри Арчибалд

Հենրի Լոուսոն

הנרי לוסון

לוסון, הנרי הרצברג

ヘンリー・ローソン

ロースン, ヘンリー

ローソン

ローソン, ヘンリー

亨利·勞森

劳森, 亨利

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