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The Penguin Henry Lawson: Short Stories

The Penguin Henry Lawson: Short Stories

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Henry Lawson is too often regarded as a legend rather than a writer to be enjoyed.

In this selection John Barnes reveals Lawson not only as a writer who has delighted past generations.

His short stories, some humourous, some wry, some moving are, above all, enjoyable.

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Henry Lawson was an Australian writer and poet. Along with his contemporary Banjo Paterson, Lawson is among the best-known Australian poets and fiction writers of the colonial period and is often called Australia's "greatest writer".[1] He was the son of the poet, publisher and feminist Louisa Lawson.
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