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Touchlines: An Anthology of Rugby Poetry

Touchlines: An Anthology of Rugby Poetry

Author: Ron Palenski
$37.00(NZD)  inc GST
Description

The only anthology of poetry about New Zealand rugby; from the 1880s to 2012.

Table of contents

9-3 A football poem A game of football - A rugby ballad A shattered Auckland rugbyite speaks A Southland saga All Blacks An ode to Billy Wallace Appreciation As before At the football match next Saturday August the 14th one nine three seven D. Gallaher, New Zealand D. McGregor, New Zealand Dogs Elegy Ellis on the ball Football Heremai Hoch der Marcus How to win at rugby Hunter and Mynott Hunter, New Zealand If John Kirwan Kia kaha L’envoi Little Māori Mark Nicholls All Black champion M.J. Brownlie My old time rugby foes Ode to a football Old rugby land On the tour R.G. Deans, New Zealand Rugby (Eyre) Rugby (Spence) Rugby Maxims Scrum-feed September the 25th one nine three seven Stardom Sunday morning at the boarding house Swannell’s reply (with authority) Swannell’s reply (without authority) The All Blacks The All Blacks : my selection The battle of Naseby The cove at the rear of the pack The cup The final test The game that died of shame The last of the twenty-eight The New Zealanders The open road The pack of bastards - The player in the stand The Reverend Mullineux The sayings of Swannell The settling of Swannell The shrivelled shamrock The starving winger The sweets of the scrum The wandering bard The Welsh try To the Māori football team Valedictory Wales v New Zealand Welcome, Fernlanders Welcome home Bill What kiwi means When Gallaher screwed the scrum.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780473239121
  • : New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame
  • : New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame
  • : March 2013
  • : 210mm X 148mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : February 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 821.0083579
  • : 137
  • : Ron Palenski
  • : Paperback