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The Anchor single work   poetry   "Strong trust of the bold Sailor"
  • Author:agent Charles Harpur
Issue Details: First known date: 1855... 1855 The Anchor
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  • This poem appears in a number of versions from 1855 onwards. For further details, see The Poems of Charles Harpur in Manuscript in the Mitchell Library and in Publication in the Nineteenth Century: An Analytical Finding List by Elizabeth Holt and Elizabeth Perkins (Canberra: Australian Scholarly Editions Centre, 2002).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Empire no. 1302 13 March 1855 Z1725297 1855 newspaper issue 1855 pg. 5
    Note: 40 lines
First line of verse: "Strong trust of the bold Sailor on the shores of sudden storm,"
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Sydney Mail 17 July 1880 Z1823636 1880 newspaper issue 1880 pg. 102
    Note: 20 lines
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Poems Charles Harpur , Melbourne : George Robertson , 1883 Z139167 1883 selected work poetry Melbourne : George Robertson , 1883 pg. 124-125
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