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The Songs Of A Sentimental Bloke

by C. J. Dennis

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Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9691481M
    ISBN 101414285868
    ISBN 109781414285863

    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. Choose the part of The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke which you want to read from the table of contents to . 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 the mids 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 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, a comic verse novel, was first published in book form in and sold more than sixty thousand copies in nine editions within a the mids 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 Brand: The Text Publishing Company.

    The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke was Dennis's most successful and popular book of verse. In its various editions it has sold nearly , copies and has been made into a silent film, a sound film, a stage play and a musical. The Pocket Edition had an initial print run of 10, copies/5(4). Australian Poetry Library.


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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.5/5(1). Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis, better known as C.

Dennis, (7 September 22 June ) was an Australian poet known for his humorous poems, especially "The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke", published in the early 20th century.4/5. 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. 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 the mids nearly three hundred thousand copies had been sold internationally.

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ed and directed by Raymond Longford, it is generally considered the greatest Australian silent film, and one of the best Australian movies of all ng: Arthur Tauchert, Lottie Lyell.

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The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a verse novel by Australian novelist and poet C. Dennis. The work was first published in book form in and sold over /5(3). The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke tells the story of the larrikin bloke Bill’s courtship of Doreen and eventual marriage.

In this period the word larrikin had chiefly negative connotations and usually referred to a young urban thug or hooligan­—often one who was part of a gang or push as they were called in this period.

The first section of this work reveals that Bill is fed up with the. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke and numerous spin-offs published subsequently related the everyday adventures of the title character Bill, his girl Doreen, his friend Ginger Mick, and other characters.

The poems are written in dialect, and present the Sentimental Bloke as a typical : Download Ebooks. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke [by C. Dennis, ] 15 July by IAC Leave a Comment [Editor: This book of poems by C.J. Dennis was first published inalthough the majority of the contents had previously been published in The Bulletin.

Whether you need an overview of The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke or a detailed summary of the book for a college project or just for fun, brings you the book-wise summaries of The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke for free.

The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke summary and study guide are also available on the mobile version of the website. "Bloke" is given in the Oxford Dictionary as a slang substantive. Well, I knew Australia was a slangy country, and, like most lovers of poetry, I am rather fond of slang in its proper place.

I must confess, however, I was a little startled by the Sentimental Bloke and his Songs. 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 the mids 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 Format: Paperback. The Sentimental Bloke, while running through the Bulletin, brightened up many dark days for me. He is more perfect than any alleged “larrikin” or Bottle-O character I have ever attempted to sketch, not even excepting my own beloved Benno.

Take the first poem for instance, where the Sentimental Bloke gets the hump. Introduced by Jack Thompson 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 4/5(70). Wot's jist plain stoush wiv us, right 'ere to-day, Is "valler" if yer fur enough away. Some time, some writer bloke will do the trick Wiv Ginger Mick. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a classic Australian work of poetry composed by renowned poet, C.J.

Dennis (). This verse-novel chronicles Bill's coming-of-age through romance, love, and fatherhood. From rambunctious street-strolling youth to settled, responsible father, Bill's story unfolds with keen Aussie larrikinism and humour.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dennis, C.J. (Clarence James), Songs of a sentimental bloke. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, LibriVox recording of The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke by C. Dennis. Read by Algy Pug. 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 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 musical. The Pocket Edition had an initial print run of 10, copies.COVID Resources.

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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.