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sentimental bloke and other selected verse

C. J. Dennis

sentimental bloke and other selected verse

by C. J. Dennis

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Published by Angus and Robertson in Sydney] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C. J. Dennis. [Foreword by Henry Lawson.
      SeriesPacific books, 38
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6007.E54 S6 1967
      The Physical Object
      Pagination165 p.
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5678308M
      LC Control Number68143531

      Longlisted for the CHASS Australia Book Prize. Praise for An Unsentimental Bloke: ‘An Unsentimental Bloke is deeply researched and fluent in style. The writing is scholarly in the best sense – informed, perceptive and very readable. This first full biography of the man who wrote The Songs of the Sentimental Bloke is long overdue. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a popular book by C. J. Dennis. Read The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke, free online version of the book by C. J. Dennis, on C. J. Dennis's The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke consists of 13 parts for ease of reading.

      Author of Sentimental Bloke and Other Verses. Includes the names: DENNIS C. J., C. J. Dennis, Illustrated by Hal Gye C J Dennis. sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category, Wikidata item.; The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a verse novel which tells the story of Bill, a larrikin of the Little Lonsdale Street push who meets the love of his life, Doreen. Their courtship and marriage sees his transition into a contented husband and father. It is written with a heavy Australian vernacular voice.

      The Sentimental Bloke Audible Audiobook – Unabridged C. J. Dennis (Author), John Derum (Narrator), ETT Imprint (Publisher) & 0 more See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Audiobook. Selected Verse of C.J. Dennis was first published in , some 12 years after Dennis's death, chosen and introduced by Alec H. Chisholm, a man who knew and worked with Dennis, and who published the first major biography of the writer, The Making of the Sentimental Bloke, in


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The Sentimental Bloke book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. To ask other readers questions about The Sentimental Bloke the figure at the heart of this verse novel, is a member of a Melbourne gang with a feverish temper and a penchant for bad decisions, especially when it comes to hitting the bottle 4/5.

The sentimental bloke, and other selected verse by Dennis, C. (Clarence James), Pages: Originally published in as Selected verse of C.J. Dennis. Find The Sentimental Bloke - and Other Selected Verse by Dennis, C J at Biblio.

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Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy. Add to cart Buy Now Item Price. FREE shipping to THE SENTIMENTAL BLOKE AND OTHER SELECTED VERSE by Dennis, C J. Used; Condition Used - Good ISBN 13 The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a verse novel by Australian novelist and poet C.

ns of the work appeared in The Bulletin between andthe year that Dennis completed the verse novel and had it published by Angus & n in the rough and comical Australian slang that was his signature style, the work became immensely popular in Australia, selling over.

These selective works comprise books of Traditional Australian Ballads produced in the latter part of the Nineteenth through to the middle of the Twentieth Centuries. Included are. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke was Dennis's most successful and popular book of verse.

In its various editions it has sold nearlycopies and has been made into a silent film, a sound film, a stage play and a s: 4.

The Making of a Sentimental Bloke. A Sketch of the Remarkable Career of by Chisholm, Alec H. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Sentimental Bloke is a Australian silent film based on the verse novel The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke by C.

Dennis. Produced and directed by Raymond Longford, the film stars Arthur Tauchert, Gilbert Emery, and Lottie Lyell, who also co-wrote the film with Longford. Appears in: The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke C.

Dennis, Sydney: Angus and Robertson, Z selected work poetry humour — Appears in: The Complete Sentimental Bloke ; Abstract. Arguably the most popular book of poetry ever produced in Australia, The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke was first published in October Its success was immediate and unprecedented for a book.

The sentimental bloke and other verses. Kensington, N.S.W: Times House in association with The Australian. MLA Citation. Dennis, C. and Chisholm, Alec H.

The sentimental bloke and other verses / by C.J. Dennis ; chosen and introduced by Alex H. Chisholm Times House in association with The Australian Kensington, N.S.W Australian. Lottie Lyell and Arthur Tauchert in 'The Sentimental Bloke’ () When a whole book of verse is devoted to the deeds and moods of one man, poetic tradition demands that this man should be of.

The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook The songs of a sentimental bloke Hardcover – Older Australians can recite the verse in the vernacular, while English migrants see the Reviews: 3. The film is based on Australian C.J.

Dennis' book The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke. The book was the first of Dennis' 'verse novels' and introduced Bill (the Sentimental Bloke), his wife, Doreen, and his friend Ginger Mick.

Wildly popular, the book sold more t copies in the eighteen months following its publication in By: C. Dennis () The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a verse novel by Australian novelist and poet C. Dennis. The book sold o copies in nine editions within the first year, and is probably one of the highest selling verse novels ever published in Australia.

The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke, a comic verse novel, was first published in book form in and sold more than sixty thousand copies in nine editions within a year.

By the mids nearly three hundred thousand copies had been sold s: 4. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke – Outline and Structure The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is the story, told entirely in rhymed verse, of Bill, the “sentimental bloke”.

Bill is the narrator of the work, which begins with him revealing a yearning to leave his rough, larrikin past behind and find his “ideel bit. The Bulletin (Sydney): "'The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke' is the most typically Australian book published for a decade.

Its humour, its sentiment, its genuine humanity, are expressed with feeling and an assured poetic craftsmanship. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke by Dennis, C.J. Angus and Robertson, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN. Australian poet-author Alan Wearne's Night Markets, and sequels, are major verse novels of urban social life and satire. The Australian poet, C.J.

Dennis, had great success in Australia during World War I with his verse novels, The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke (), and The Moods of Ginger Mick (). The first tells of an urban ruffian with.The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke, a comic verse novel, was first published in book form in and sold more than sixty thousand copies in nine editions within a year.

By the mids nearly three hundred thousand copies had been sold internationally. One of the most famous.The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a verse novel by Australian novelist and poet C. J. Dennis. The book sold o copies in nine editions within the first year, and is probably one of the highest selling verse novels ever published in Australia.