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The Sydney International Exhibition single work   poetry   "Now while Orion, flaming south, doth set"
Alternative title: The 'Herald's' Prize Poem on the International Exhibition
  • Author:agent Henry Kendall http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/kendall-henry
Issue Details: First known date: 1879... 1879 The Sydney International Exhibition
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Notes

  • This poem won first prize in a competition conducted by the Sydney Morning Herald, at the time of the 1879 Sydney International Exhibition.
  • The poem appears in Songs from the Mountains with the accompanying note: 'A Prize Poem published with the kind permission of the proprietors of the "Sydney Morning Herald".'
  • Note that this is a different work to the Sydney Exhibition Cantata, for which Kendall wrote the libretto.

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Works about this Work

No Easy Age for Faith or Verse : "Songs from the Mountains" and Henry Kendall's Burden of Election Michael Ackland , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Henry Kendall : The Muse of Australia 1992; (p. 385-404)
Acta Populi The Flaneur , 1879 single work column
— Appears in: The Freeman's Journal , 27 September vol. 30 no. 1856 1879; (p. 13)
Acta Populi The Flaneur , 1879 single work column
— Appears in: The Freeman's Journal , 27 September vol. 30 no. 1856 1879; (p. 13)
No Easy Age for Faith or Verse : "Songs from the Mountains" and Henry Kendall's Burden of Election Michael Ackland , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Henry Kendall : The Muse of Australia 1992; (p. 385-404)
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