Henry Lawson

(17 June 1867 – 2 September 1922 / Grenfell, New South Wales)

Henry Lawson Poems

481. Cinderella 3/26/2010
482. Freedom On The Wallaby 1/1/2004
483. Poverty 3/26/2010
484. A Song Of Brave Men 1/1/2004
485. Borderland 1/1/2004
486. Australia's Peril 1/1/2004
487. At The Beating Of A Drum 1/1/2004
488. The City Bushman 12/31/2002
489. The Ghost 12/31/2002
490. Knocked Up 12/31/2002
491. Success 3/29/2010
492. Past Carin' 12/31/2002
493. A Song Of The Republic 1/1/2004
494. A Prouder Man Than You 12/31/2002
495. From The Bush 1/1/2004
496. Out Back 12/31/2002
497. Up The Country 12/31/2002
498. A Bush Girl 3/26/2010
499. Faces In The Street 12/31/2002
500. After All 12/31/2002
501. Andy's Gone With Cattle 12/31/2002

Comments about Henry Lawson

  • Chezz Lr (12/24/2005 9:07:00 PM)

    where is the waterlilly? ..... i cant find the poem 'The Water-Lilly' does any one know where i could find it?

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Best Poem of Henry Lawson

Andy's Gone With Cattle


Our Andy's gone to battle now
'Gainst Drought, the red marauder;
Our Andy's gone with cattle now
Across the Queensland border.

He's left us in dejection now;
Our hearts with him are roving.
It's dull on this selection now,
Since Andy went a-droving.

Who now shall wear the cheerful face
In times when things are slackest?
And who shall whistle round the place
When Fortune frowns her blackest?

Oh, who shall cheek the squatter now
When he comes round us snarling?
His tongue is growing hotter now
Since Andy ...

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Shadows Before

"Like clouds o'er the South are the nations who reign
On fair islands that we would command;
But clouds that are darker and denser than these
Have sailed from an Isle in the Northern Seas
And rest on our Southern Land.

Low in dust is our Goddess of Liberty hurled
At our feet, and the time is at hand,
When we, the proud sons of the southern world,

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