y Lines Respectfully Inscribed to the Mother of the Late Lieutenant Freeman single work   poetry   "He sleeps! but we see through a shadowy haze"
  • Author: Henry Kendall http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/kendall-henry
Issue Details: First known date: 1966... 1966
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  • This work appears to have remained unpubished until its inclusion in Reed (1966). Reed's source was the undated MS, then held in a private collection.
  • This poem was probably written following the death of Thomas Freeman, a lieutenant in the Volunteers, who drowned in a yachting accident at Camp Cove, on Sydney Harbour, on Boxing Day, 1864, whilst competing in a regatta.

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  • 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. 492-494
      Link: Web resource Digital copy of print publication via Australian Newspapers (AN) Service.
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