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  • Author:agent Emily Manning http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/manning-emily-matilda
Issue Details: First known date: 1877... 1877 The Balance of Pain and Other Poems
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Notes

  • Contains the libretti for 'The Balance of Pain', and 'The Emigrants', (no music scores).
  • The last eight poems are in a section entitled 'Hymns'.

Contents

* Contents derived from the London,
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George Bell and Sons , 1877 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Balance of Pain, Australie , single work drama (p. 5-27)
The Explorer's Messagei"Golden, crimson, glows the sunset o'er the wild Australian scene,", Australie , single work poetry (p. 28-31)
Two Children and Two Fatesi"In lordly chamber lies a new-born child,", Australie , single work poetry (p. 32-38)
From the Clyde to Braidwoodi"A winter morn. The blue Clyde river winds", Australie , single work poetry (p. 39-43)
The Emigrants : A Cantata, Australie , J. Churchill Fisher (composer), single work musical theatre (p. 44-58)
Lost in the Bush, or, The Shepherd's Blessingi"Soft gloams the twilight o'er valley and mountain,", Australie , single work poetry (p. 59-62)
The Emigrant's Plaint : Song to the Air of 'The Night Is Closing Around'i"I'm far away from ye all, mother", Australie , single work poetry (p. 79-80)
The Sweeping Tidei"Two children played, - in spring tide hours,", Australie , single work poetry (p. 85-86)
The Weatherboard Falli"A mighty crescent of grim cavern'd rock,", Australie , single work poetry (p. 87-90)
Bodalla : A Glimpse of England Amid Australian Hillsi"Amid the range that nears the southern coast", Australie , single work poetry (p. 99-101)
The Two Beaches : Manlyi"Thundering rolls the storming ocean, foaming on the golden sand,", Australie , single work poetry (p. 117-119)
The Two Selves, or, The Angel and the Demon of the Souli""Am I fiend or angel? I know not.", Australie , single work poetry
The Beacon Child, or, The Angel of the Tempesti"The tempest howls with awful might -", Australie , single work poetry
The Quiet Dusti"The quiet dust lay on the tranquil breast", Australie , single work poetry
The Rising Wind (Written for Music)i"A new-born air came whispering through the dawn,", Australie , single work poetry
Nearlyi"Nearly, nearly, ever nearly,", Australie , single work poetry
Morning, Night and Endless Morningi"From my window I look'd at early morn, and the earth lay glist'ning green,", Australie , single work poetry
The Angel's Calli"On her death-bed lay a woman", Australie , single work poetry
In Memoriam : Commodore Goodenoughi"Slowly the long procession moves, with solemn muffled sound,", Australie , single work poetry
A Plea for the Ragged Schoolsi"They city of Sydney lies smiling fair", Australie , single work poetry

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Works about this Work

Born to Blush Unseen : Some Nineteenth Century Women Poets Elizabeth Webby , 1988 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: A Bright and Fiery Troop : Australian Women Writers of the Nineteenth Century 1988; (p. 41-52)
Emily Australie Heron William Leslie Curnow , 1890 single work obituary (for Emily Manning )
— Appears in: Centennial Magazine , September vol. 3 no. 2 1890; (p. 132-135)
Literary Notices 1877 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country Journal , 4 August vol. 16 no. 396 1877; (p. 184)

— Review of The Balance of Pain and Other Poems Emily Manning , 1877 selected work poetry drama
Literary Notices 1877 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country Journal , 4 August vol. 16 no. 396 1877; (p. 184)

— Review of The Balance of Pain and Other Poems Emily Manning , 1877 selected work poetry drama
Emily Australie Heron William Leslie Curnow , 1890 single work obituary (for Emily Manning )
— Appears in: Centennial Magazine , September vol. 3 no. 2 1890; (p. 132-135)
Born to Blush Unseen : Some Nineteenth Century Women Poets Elizabeth Webby , 1988 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: A Bright and Fiery Troop : Australian Women Writers of the Nineteenth Century 1988; (p. 41-52)
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