Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of
This version follows the MS of 'Outre Mer', which is held at the Mitchell Library, Sydney. It appears to have been first published in the Australian Town and Country Journal in September 1882, within an article titled 'An Unpublished Poem by Henry Kendall'.
This version involves a number of minor changes to the one that appeared in the Australian Town and Country Journal in September 1882. This version first appeared in the 1886 collection, Poems of Henry Kendall (the first collection of Kendall's poems to be published after his death).
yAn Anthology of Australian VerseBertram Stevens
Sydney:Angus and Robertson,1907Z4070251907anthology poetry A selection of published and previously unpublished verse 'representative of the best short poems written by Australians or inspired by Australian scenery and conditions of life, - "Australian" in this connection being used to include New Zealand.' (Introduction, p. vii)Sydney:Angus and Robertson,1907
yThe Poetical Works of Henry KendallHenry Kendall,
Thomas Thornton Reed
Adelaide:Libraries Board of South Australia,1966Z5714731966selected 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