Lines Written on Reading Those Luminous Poems Designated Aurora Australis! single work   poetry   "Go, little book! my mind is much imbued,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1827 1827
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'Highly critical of John Dunmore Lang's efforts.' (Webby)


  • Editor's note (at head of poem): We give insertion to the following lines to oblige a Contributor. We have not perused the collection of Poems alluded to in them; and we are therefore unable to pronounce an opinion upon their merits. For ought we know they may be very harshly treated herein.
  • At foot of poem: January 7, 1827.

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  • Appears in:
    y The Australian no. 161 13 January 1827 Z629858 1827 newspaper issue 1827 pg. 4
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