Edward George Dyson

(March 1865 - 22 August 1931 / Ballarat / Victoria / Australia)

Poems of Edward George Dyson

1. A Friendly Game Of Football 4/13/2010
2. A New Girl Up At White’s 4/13/2010
3. A Poor Joke 4/13/2010
4. A Thermometrical Ballade 4/13/2010
5. Ah Ling, The Leper 4/13/2010
6. An Inequitable Impost 4/13/2010
7. As The Troops Went Through 4/13/2010
8. Australia 4/13/2010
9. Bashful Gleeson 4/13/2010
10. Battered Bob 4/13/2010
11. Battle Passes 4/13/2010
12. BillJim 4/13/2010
13. Billy Khaki 4/13/2010
14. Breaking It Gently 4/13/2010
15. Bricks 4/13/2010
16. Bullets 4/13/2010
17. Bullocky Bill 4/13/2010
18. Cleaning Up 1/1/2004
19. Cricket Is A Serious Thing 4/13/2010
20. German Joe 4/13/2010

Peter Simson's Farm

Simson settled in the timber when his arm was strong and true,
And his form was straight and limber; and he wrought the long day through
In a struggle, single-handed, and the trees fell slowly back,
Twenty thousand giants banded ’gainst a solitary jack.

Through the fiercest days of summer you might hear his keen axe ring
And re-echo in the ranges, hear his twanging crosscut sing;
There the great gums swayed and whispered, and the birds were skyward blown,
As the c

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