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Issue Details: First known date: 2008... 2008 The Black or Unfair Image : The Babington Letter as a Sonnet
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'This paper interprets Ned Kelly's letter to Sergeant Babington, written when Kelly was fifteen, as a sonnet. This opens up the text to a range of meanings inaccessible to a reading of it as a conventional message.'

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    y separately published work icon JASAL Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature no. 8 2008 Z1523769 2008 periodical issue 2008 pg. 7-16
    Note: Includes end notes and list of works cited.
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