Australian Verse: An Oxford Anthology

Australian Verse: An Oxford Anthology

by John Leonard
     
 


This anthology is a survey of poetry by Australians in English, beginning with a selection of contemporary work by younger poets and going backward in time to the early colonial period. An extensive selection is provided of the major poets Les Murray, Gwen Harwood, Judith Wright, A. D. Hope, and Kenneth Slessor.See more details below

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This anthology is a survey of poetry by Australians in English, beginning with a selection of contemporary work by younger poets and going backward in time to the early colonial period. An extensive selection is provided of the major poets Les Murray, Gwen Harwood, Judith Wright, A. D. Hope, and Kenneth Slessor.

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"...gives the reader a fresh look at the tradition, which Leonard unearths layer by layer....his anthology provides a readable and comprehensive collection...useful in academic collections at all levels."--Choice

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ISBN-13:
9780195506990
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/25/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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