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John Shaw Neilson

poetry, autobiography, and correspondence

by John Shaw Neilson

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Published by University of Queensland Press in St. Lucia, Qld., Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942 -- Correspondence.,
  • Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942.,
  • Poets, Australian -- 20th century -- Correspondence.,
  • Poets, Australian -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [350]-355).

    Other titlesPoetry, autobiography, and correspondence.
    Statementedited by Cliff Hanna.
    SeriesUQP Australian authors, UQP paperbacks
    ContributionsHanna, Cliff, 1936-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.N4 A6 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 355 p. ;
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1758042M
    ISBN 100702223123
    LC Control Number92104032

    John Shaw Neilson, was an Australian poet. Slightlybuilt, for most of his life, John Shaw Neilson worked as a labourer, fruit-picking, clearing scrub, navvying and working in quarries, and, after , working as a messenger with the Country Roads Board in Melbourne. Largely untrained and only basically educated, Neilson became known as one of Australia's finest lyric poets, who wrote a great. The Penguin Book of Australian Verse edited by John Thompson, Kenneth Slessor and R.G. Howarth, ; From the Ballads to Brennan edited by T. Inglis Moore, ; Makar, May ; Green Days and Cherries: the early verses of Shaw Neilson edited by Hugh Anderson and Leslie James Blake, ;.

    John Shaw Neilson Title Harry F. Chaplin Collection relating to John Shaw Neilson Date Range Collection Number MS Extent metres (7 archive boxes + 1 small folio box) Language of Materials English Repository National Library of Australia Introduction Conditions Governing Access. John Shaw Neilson: Poetry, Autobiography and Correspondence: Introduction, Cliff Hanna, single work criticism (p. xv-xxxi) Editor's Note, Cliff Hanna, single work criticism (p. ) Before the Looking Glass i " When Jenny was a little girl ", John Shaw Neilson, single work poetry (p. 5).

    JOHN SHAW NEILSON – COLLECTED VERSE – Acknowledgements 2 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I wish to express my appreciation for the help given me by Ruth Harrison, who lent me material which she collected in the course of her research and who made available a copy of an index that she compiled in the course of her Size: 5MB. book, “New Poems” () are difficult to procure. So assured is John Shaw Neilson's place in Australian letters that the inability to obtain his work constitutes a definite loss to students of the subject and to lovers of the best in our literature. The time has arrived: this Collected edition is put out to meet the need that so patently File Size: KB.


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John Shaw Neilson (–) received very little schooling, yet became one of the foremost poets of his generation. Published seventy years after Neilson’s death, Collected Verse of John Shaw Neilson is a testament to Australia’s literary heritage.

Born at Penola, South Australia, Neilson spent most of his working life as a labourer. Green Days and Cherries: the early verses of Shaw Neilson edited by Hugh Anderson and Leslie James Blake, ; The Collins Book of Australian Poetry compiled by Rodney Hall, ; Cross-Country: A Book of Australian Verse edited by John Barnes, ; John Shaw Neilson: Poetry, Autobiography and Correspondence edited by Cliff Hanna.

) — Review of Collected Poems of John Shaw Neilson John Shaw Neilson, selected work poetry A Long-Awaited Book single work column — Appears in: All About Books, 14 February vol.

6 no. 2 ; (p. [Editor: This book of poetry was written by John Shaw Neilson (although, in the book, the authorship was simply given as “Shaw Neilson”).] Heart of Spring by Shaw Neilson. Contents. All the World’s a Lolly-Shop As Far as My Heart Can Go At the End of Spring Break of Day Bush Scene Child of Tears Dear Little Cottage For a Child From a Coffin.

Green Days and Cherries: the early verses of Shaw Neilson () Heart of Spring () Ballad and Lyric Poems () New Poems () Collected Poems of John Shaw Neilson () Beauty Imposes () Individual poems "Marian's Child" () "The Old Man's Worrying" () "In the Street" () "The Land Where I Was Born" ().

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