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The Aboriginal Father single work   lyric/song   "The shadow on thy brow my child"
Issue Details: First known date: 1843... 1843 The Aboriginal Father
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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: The Aboriginal Father : A Native Song of the Maneroo Tribe
Language: English
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Author's note: Versified from the original words.
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Composer's note: Respectfully inscribed to the Lady Mayoress.
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Text published in English and the language of the Maneroo people (probably Ngarigo/Ngarigu).
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Although dated [1844?] in the National Library of Australia's catalogue, reviews of The Aboriginal Father : A Native Song of the Maneroo Tribe are published in the New South Wales Magazine, or, Journal of General Politics, Literature, Science and the Arts 1.2 (February 1843): 90 and the Australasian Chronicle 4.500 (19 January 1843): 2. The same issues each carry an advertisement for the publication.
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Text published only.

Works about this Work

New Publication 1843 single work review
— Appears in: Australasian Chronicle , 19 January vol. 4 no. 500 1843; (p. 2)

— Review of The Aboriginal Father Eliza Hamilton Dunlop , 1843 single work lyric/song
New Music 1843 single work review
— Appears in: The New South Wales Magazine, or, Journal of General Politics, Literature, Science and the Arts , February vol. 1 no. 2 1843; (p. 90)

— Review of The Aboriginal Father Eliza Hamilton Dunlop , 1843 single work lyric/song
New Music 1843 single work review
— Appears in: The New South Wales Magazine, or, Journal of General Politics, Literature, Science and the Arts , February vol. 1 no. 2 1843; (p. 90)

— Review of The Aboriginal Father Eliza Hamilton Dunlop , 1843 single work lyric/song
New Publication 1843 single work review
— Appears in: Australasian Chronicle , 19 January vol. 4 no. 500 1843; (p. 2)

— Review of The Aboriginal Father Eliza Hamilton Dunlop , 1843 single work lyric/song
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