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Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.
Other material in this issue includes:
First Page Picture: 'William Dampier - The First Englishman to Set Foot on Australia' .
Poetry: 'The Solitary Reaper' by English poet, William Wordsworth (q.v.), 47-48.
History: 'The Discovery of Western Port by Surgeon Bass, January 4, 1798' (unattributed), with extracts from A Voyage to Terra Australis (1814) by Matthew Flinders (q.v.) and photographs of Western Port Bay, 35-39; 'Matthew Flinders in Port Phillip Bay : His Ascent of Station Peak' (unattributed), with extracts from Flinders' Voyage, a map of Port Phillip and Western Port (1801), and a sketch : 'Geelong in 1842 - The You Yangs in the Distance', 40-44.
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