Melbourne single work   poetry   "O sweet Queen-city of the golden South,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1888... 1888 Melbourne
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  • 'First printed in The Australasian under the signature "Australis"'. (Bertram Stevens, An Anthology of Australian Poetry, 1907 p.284). The poem later becomes part of Moloney's sonnet sequence 'Sonnets - Ad Innuptam'.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: Melbourne 1843-1904
  • Appears in:
    y A Century of Australian Song Douglas Sladen (editor), London : Walter Scott Publishers , 1888 Z475202 1888 anthology poetry London : Walter Scott Publishers , 1888 pg. 69
  • Appears in:
    y An Anthology of Australian Verse Bertram Stevens (editor), Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1907 Z407025 1907 anthology poetry A selection of published and previously unpublished verse 'representative of the best short poems written by Australians or inspired by Australian scenery and conditions of life, - "Australian" in this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 pg. 51
  • Appears in:
    y The Golden Treasury of Australian Verse Bertram Stevens (editor), Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1909 Z59189 1909 anthology poetry humour Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1909 pg. 52
  • Appears in:
    y The Oxford Book of Australasian Verse Walter Murdoch (editor), London : Oxford University Press , 1918 Z1021439 1918 anthology poetry A Book of Australasian Verse Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1945 pg. 40
    Note: Untitled, numbered 'VII' in this source.
  • Appears in:
    y A Treasury of Colonial Poetry Milsons Point : Currawong , 1982 Z363730 1982 anthology poetry Milsons Point : Currawong , 1982 pg. 229

    Published twice in this source, as part of the sequence and separately with the title 'Melbourne 1843-1904'. Author's name misspelt.

Last amended 12 Feb 2010 15:36:01
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