Joys that Are No More single work   poetry   "See how the light recedeth, love,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1860 1860
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  • Appeared in the Bulletin in 1892 with the accompanying note: 'Dear Bulletin - While hunting up information concerning the early life of our dead "Singer of the Dawn", Henry Kendall, I stumbled across in the Empire of a date 31 years ago the enclosed little lyric, written by his twin brother, Basil E. Kendall. - Yours truly, Stewart G. Mitchell, Jan 22, 1892.'

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y The Empire 28 December 1860 Z1760596 1860 newspaper issue 1860 pg. 5
  • Appears in:
    y The Bulletin vol. 12 no. 627 20 February 1892 Z633374 1892 periodical issue 1892 pg. 22
  • Appears in:
    y The Poetical Works of Henry Kendall Henry Kendall , Thomas Thornton Reed (editor), Adelaide : Libraries Board of South Australia , 1966 Z571473 1966 selected work poetry This critical edition includes 90 previously uncollected poems and collates manuscripts of the poems and their appearances in periodicals and newspapers during the poet's life-time. There are copious biographical and critical notes, indexes and a bibliography. Adelaide : Libraries Board of South Australia , 1966 pg. 503-504
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