y Poems of Henry Kendall selected work   poetry  
  • Author: Henry Kendall http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/kendall-henry
Issue Details: First known date: 1886 1886
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Notes

  • Dedication: Inscribed to P. J. Holdsworth and P. F. Fagan (of Sydney) as a memento of their constant kindness to the poet.
  • Contents indexed selectively.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Melbourne, Victoria,: George Robertson , 1886 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Muse of Australiai"Where the pines with the eagles are nestled in rifts,", Henry Kendall , 1862 single work poetry (p. 3)
The Mountainsi"Rifted mountains, clad with forests, girded round by gleaming pines,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 3-5)
Kiamai"Towards the hills of Jamberoo, some few fantastic shadows haste,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 6)
Ethelinei"The heart that once was rich with light,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 7-8)
Aileeni"A splendid sun betwixt the trees", Henry Kendall , 1886 single work poetry (p. 9-10)
Kerrassu: An Aboriginal Songi"The gums in the gully stand gloomy and stark;", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 11)
Fainting by the Wayi"Swarthy wastelands, wide and woodless, glittering, miles and miles away,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 12-13)
The Cattle Huntersi"While the morning light beams on the fern-matted streams,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 14)
Footfallsi"The embers were blinking and clinking away,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 15)
God Help Our Men at Seai"The wild night comes like an owl to its lair;", Henry Kendall , 1862 single work poetry (p. 16)
Sitting by the Fire : An Old Man's Reveriei"Gleesome children were we not?", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 17-19)
Bellambi's Maidi"Slow rolls the mist round Keera's cone -", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 20)
The Curlew Songi"The viewless blast flies moaning past,", Henry Kendall , 1860 single work poetry (p. 21)
A Ballad of Tannai"She knelt by the dead, in her passionate grief,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 22)
The Rain Comes Sobbing to the Doori"The night grows dark, and weird, and cold; and thick drops patter on the pane;", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 23-24)
Aboriginal Death-Songi"Euroka, go over the tops of the hills,", Henry Kendall , 1862 single work poetry (p. 25)
An Evening Hymni"The crag-pent breezes sob and moan where hidden waters glide,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 26)
Stanzasi"The sunsets fall, and the sunsets fade,", Henry Kendall , 1862 single work poetry (p. 27)
The Wail in the Native Oaki"Where the lone creek, chafing nightly in the cold and sad moonshine,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 27-29)
Waiting and Wishingi"Here I loiter, by this swerling sea,", Henry Kendall , 1861 single work poetry (p. 30)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

New Publications 1886 single work review
— Appears in: The Leader , 4 December 1886; (p. 24)

— Review of Poems of Henry Kendall Henry Kendall 1886 selected work poetry
New Publications 1886 single work review
— Appears in: The Leader , 4 December 1886; (p. 24)

— Review of Poems of Henry Kendall Henry Kendall 1886 selected work poetry
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