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Where the Pelican Builds

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Where the Pelican Builds is a delightful collection of poems by Mary Hannay Foott that beautifully captures the Australian landscape and wildlife. Foott's vivid descriptions and lyrical prose transport readers to the vast and untamed wilderness of the Australian outback, where the pelican builds its nest and the kookaburras laugh. The poems are filled with a deep love and appreciation for the natural world, celebrating its beauty and resilience.

One of the standout features of this collection is Foott's ability to evoke a strong sense of place and atmosphere through her imagery and language. Readers can almost feel the heat of the sun on their skin and hear the sounds of the bush as they immerse themselves in her evocative verses. The poems are not only a celebration of the natural world but also a poignant reminder of the importance of preserving and protecting it for future generations.

Overall, Where the Pelican Builds is a captivating and beautifully written collection of poetry that will appeal to nature lovers and fans of Australian literature alike. Foott's timeless verses are sure to leave a lasting impression on readers, prompting them to look at the world around them with fresh eyes and a renewed sense of wonder.

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Mary Hannay Foott was an Australian poet and editor who is best remembered for the poem Where the pelican builds.

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