• Paterson, Andrew Barton (Banjo)

    Paterson, Andrew Barton (Banjo)

    Andrew Barton (Banjo) Paterson (1864-1941) was an Australian bush poet, well-known for his poetry about Australian life in the outback, two of his most popular poems being ‘Waltzing Matilda’ and ‘The Man from Snowy River’. He wrote under the pseudonym The Banjo. He also wrote novels and short stories and was a journalist and war correspondent.


"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..." Erica Wagner
The Times

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