Songs of a Sentimental Bloke - Text Classics

Dennis, C.J.; Thompson, Jack
Songs of a Sentimental Bloke - Text Classics

Songs of a Sentimental Bloke - Text Classics

Dennis, C.J.; Thompson, Jack

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The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke, a comic verse novel, was first published in book form in 1915 and sold more than sixty thousand copies in nine editions within a year. By the mid-1970s nearly three hundred thousand copies had been sold internationally. One of the most famous works of Australian literature, it tells the story of Bill, a larrikin, who meets a young woman named Doreen. The book chronicles their courtship and marriage, and Bill's transformation from a thuggish gang member to a contented husband and father. This edition has a new introduction by the actor Jack Thompson, renowned for his readings of C.J. Dennis's work. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a perennial Australian favourite.

Author:   Dennis, C.J.; Thompson, Jack
Publisher:   Text Publishing Co
ISBN:  

9781922079831


Pages:   128
Publication Date:   21 November 2012
Bind Format:   Paperback
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The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke, a comic verse novel, was first published in book form in 1915 and sold more than sixty thousand copies in nine editions within a year. By the mid-1970s nearly three hundred thousand copies had been sold internationally. One of the most famous works of Australian literature, it tells the story of Bill, a larrikin, who meets a young woman named Doreen. The book chronicles their courtship and marriage, and Bill's transformation from a thuggish gang member to a contented husband and father. This edition has a new introduction by the actor Jack Thompson, renowned for his readings of C.J. Dennis's work. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a perennial Australian favourite.

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Author:   Dennis, C.J.; Thompson, Jack
Publisher:   Text Publishing Co
ISBN:  

9781922079831


Pages:   128
Publication Date:   21 November 2012
Bind Format:   Paperback
Availability:  
This item is in stock and will be dispatched immediately.
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