Download e-book for iPad: Henry Lawson Selected Stories (A&R Classics) by Henry Lawson

By Henry Lawson

An crucial choice of Henry Lawson's best-loved stories.

Rogues, larrikins and the misplaced humans - those undying tales diversity from encouraged, laconic comedies to pathos and tragedy. this option showcases Lawson's variety as a fiction author and highlights his profound effect on how Australians see themselves. listed here are pleasant stories, exciting stories, stories of affection, of strife and of experience, stories jam-packed with humour - tales of each temper, all alive with the magic of Lawson's genius, a genius which ranks with that of the world's maximum short-story writers. comprises 'the Drover's Wife', 'the Union Buries Its useless' and 'the Loaded Dog'.

'Lawson's genius continues to be as shiny and human as while he first boiled his literary billy' - the Bulletin

'A booklet of sincere, direct, sympathetic, funny writing approximately Australia from inside is worthy a library of guests' stories ... the result's a true booklet - a publication in 100. His language is terse, supple, and richly idiomatic. He can inform a yarn with the best.' - the Academy on While the Billy Boils

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