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sentimental bloke

C. J. Dennis

sentimental bloke

by C. J. Dennis

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Published by Press of the Woolly Whale in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby C. J. Dennis.
ContributionsRogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Press of the Woolly Whale., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6007.E54 S6 1932
The Physical Object
Pagination91, [12] p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6283467M
LC Control Number32034761

The Sentimental Bloke was one of around 30 narrative fiction films that Raymond Longford directed, and today it is one of only several survivors of that output. But what a film Bloke was, and is. It was a radical departure for Longford and Lyell, most of whose preceding films had been quality melodramas showing the influence of the stage. 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).

The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a verse novel by Australian novelist and poet C. 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. 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.

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One of the most famous works of Australian literature, it tells the story of Bill, a larrikin, who meets a young woman named Doreen/5(4). About this Item: Angus and Robertson, Sydney,NF/NF,first ed, C.J. Dennis, ill, Larry Pickering, Pickering's Salute to the Sentimental Bloke, hardcover, black cloth boards with gilt lett on spine, 22x29cm, 96 very white glossy fine paper pp, Australian production, poetry filled with Australian terms accompanied by many beautiful coloured ill, 22 colour ill to fit the poetry.

The film is based on C.J. Dennis' Australian poem The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke. The film was produce by a South Australian company, The Southern Cross Feature film Co, and shot in New South Wales.

Pictorial Wraps. Condition: Very Good. First Thus. The Making of a Sentimental Bloke: A Sketch of the Remarkable Career of C.J. Dennis. With b&w frontispiece. Illustrated in b&w. Includes bibliography. First published inthis copy is the first Melbourne University Press edition, published With a new preface.

Melbourne Paperbacks. Inthe Australian poet and journalist C. Dennis published a book of verse called The Songs of a Sentimental read in sequence, the verse told a love story about an uncultivated young man, Bill, and his sweetheart, Doreen, who worked in a [End Page 1] Melbourne pickle factory.

Though written in verse, the narrative was what we might now call a romantic comedy. The Sentimental Bloke by Raymond Longford The author was reluctant to sell the movie rights as he feared it would affect book sales, but eventually accepted £, a very large sum in those.

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