Bounty Poems sequence   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 1993 1993
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Notes

  • Author's note: The following poems were written in 1989, to commemorate the Bicentennial of the Mutiny on the Bounty. Some of them were read as part of an entertainment, Ardent Spirits, given by the author during the Canterbury Festival that year. The poem 'Bligh's Roses' was first read on the Australian Broadcasting Commission.

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Bligh's Roses i "Into the glittering morning", Vicki Raymond , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Selected Poems 1993; (p. 79-80) PN Review , January-February vol. 19 no. 3 [89] 1993; (p. 44)
Ardent Spirits i "Bad luck comes smiling,", Vicki Raymond , 1989 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island Magazine , Summer no. 41 1989; (p. 27-28) Selected Poems 1993; (p. 84-87)
A Defence of Cannibalism i "The Englishman regards aghast", Vicki Raymond , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Selected Poems 1993; (p. 83)
The Hymn of the Bounty's Launch i "The God of Noah let us praise", Vicki Raymond , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Selected Poems 1993; (p. 81-82)
The Ladies' Bounty i "Fair ladies all, where'er you dwell,", Vicki Raymond , 1993 single work poetry humour
— Appears in: Selected Poems 1993; (p. 80-81)
The Bounty's Surgeon i "I am John Huggan, surgeon, and I think", Vicki Raymond , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Selected Poems 1993; (p. 78-79)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Selected Poems Vicki Raymond , Manchester : Carcanet , 1993 Z237282 1993 selected work poetry Manchester : Carcanet , 1993 pg. 78-87
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