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A waltz with Matilda

Oscar Adolf Mendelsohn

A waltz with Matilda

on the trail of a song

by Oscar Adolf Mendelsohn

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Published by Lansdowne in [Melbourne] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waltzing Matilda (Song)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Oscar Mendelsohn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML2851.A8 M45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6017448M
    LC Control Number66075836
    OCLC/WorldCa3348610

      A Waltz for Matilda is a beautifully written story of early European settlement in Australia. Jackie French has captured the way the new nation of Australia thought of itself so well, what she describes as "courageous, contemptuous of authority and with our hearts in the bush."/5(16). Waltzing with Matilda: The Matilda Hunter Murder (), by Harry Stephen Keeler In October Todd Downing, a twenty-nine-year-old University of Oklahoma Spanish instructor who had written (but not yet gotten published) his first detective novel that summer, read Harry Stephen Keeler 's The Matilda Hunter : The Passing Tramp.

      Matilda's Last Waltz is the best book I've read for ages. The characters are so finely drawn that I feel I know them intimately, yet it is the breadth and beauty of the outback in Australia that comes alive and takes me back to my travels across this vast continent/5(5). Mostly, though, A Waltz for Matilda is a love song to a land that also examines Australia at the time of Federation. History books can make this period quite boring as it so much more than speeches by lawyers and constitutional conventions. Instead it was a time of passion and desperation: a crippling thirty-year droughtFile Size: 34KB.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mendelsohn, Oscar A. (Oscar Adolf), b. Waltz with Matilda. [Melbourne] Lansdowne [] (OCoLC)   Booktopia has Waltzing Matilda, Book and Audio CD by A.B. Paterson. Buy a discounted Paperback of Waltzing Matilda online from Australia's leading online bookstore.5/5(1).


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