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Issue Details: First known date: 1929... 1929 The New Countries : A Collection of Stories and Poems by South African, Australian, Canadian and New Zealand Writers
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Notes

  • Dedication: To His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales.
  • Australian content indexed only.

Contents

* Contents derived from the London,
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Jonathan Cape , 1929 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The New Countries - Their Stories and Verse, Hector Bolitho , single work prose (p. 13-20)
Note: With title: Introduction. Dated: Windsor, January 1928.
Joan of Arc (Introduction)i"Always she loved the sound of bells...", Hugh McCrae , single work poetry (p. 75-78)
Meet Mr. Maggendorf, Hugh McCrae , single work short story humour (p. 78-93)
Ancestori"Rum, and a diamond-paned saloon,", Geoffrey Cumine , single work poetry (p. 94)
Endingi"I will not creep to Thor", Geoffrey Cumine , single work poetry (p. 94-95)
Giftsi"I met a beggar on the road,", Geoffrey Cumine , single work poetry (p. 95-95)
Agnostici"I do not know :", Geoffrey Cumine , single work poetry (p. 96-97)
The Home of the Spiriti"Where is the Home for me?", Gilbert Murray , single work poetry (p. 98-99)
The Flying Fawni"Will they ever come to me, ever again,", Gilbert Murray , single work poetry (p. 99-100)
A Day on a Selection, Henry Lawson , single work short story
Describes a typical day on a selection in western N. S. W.
(p. 101-110)
Earth-Visitors (to N.L.)i"There were strange riders once, came gusting down", Kenneth Slessor , single work poetry (p. 111-113)
The Diggersi"The diggers are digging, and digging deep.", Leon Gellert , single work poetry war literature (p. 114)
The Dark Fortnighti"Oh,I could weep with despair", P. L. Travers , single work poetry (p. 115-116)
Ghosts of Two Sad Loversi"Before we knew of grief we longed for grief,", P. L. Travers , single work poetry (p. 116)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Franziska , 1929 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Woman's Mirror , 18 June vol. 5 no. 30 1929; (p. 24, 45)

— Review of The New Countries : A Collection of Stories and Poems by South African, Australian, Canadian and New Zealand Writers 1929 anthology poetry prose
A lukewarm review, describing the collection as 'a strange mixture of excellence and weakness'.
Untitled Franziska , 1929 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Woman's Mirror , 18 June vol. 5 no. 30 1929; (p. 24, 45)

— Review of The New Countries : A Collection of Stories and Poems by South African, Australian, Canadian and New Zealand Writers 1929 anthology poetry prose
A lukewarm review, describing the collection as 'a strange mixture of excellence and weakness'.
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