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  • Author:agent Charles Harpur http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/harpur-charles
Issue Details: First known date: 1984... 1984 Poetical Studies or Rhymed Criticisms
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Notes

  • Individual poems in this sequence appear in a number of versions and series. For further details, see The Poems of Charles Harpur in Manuscript in the Mitchell Library and in Publication in the Nineteenth Century: An Analytical Finding List by Elizabeth Holt and Elizabeth Perkins (Canberra: Australian Scholarly Editions Centre, 2002).

Includes

Chaucer i "Out standing from the twilight of his days", Charles Harpur , 1845 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Weekly Register of Politics, Facts and General Literature , 18 October vol. 5 no. 117 1845; (p. 187) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 793-794)
Shakspere i "Standing alone, a Study in itself,", Charles Harpur , 1842 single work poetry
— Appears in: Australasian Chronicle , 1 December vol. 4 no. 479 1842; (p. 2) The Sydney Mail , 11 August vol. 7 no. 319 1866; (p. 11) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 794-798)
Waller i "A prim, complacently poetic wight,", Charles Harpur , 1984 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 800-801)
Dryden i "Even as French habitudes became the rage", Charles Harpur , 1847 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 801-802)
Gray i "The loud, apt epithet, applying sure;", Charles Harpur , 1847 single work poetry
— Appears in: The People's Advocate and New South Wales Vindicator , 3 May 1851; (p. 8) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 805) An Anthology of Australian Poetry to 1920 2007; (p. 134-135)
Collins i "A Genius caged in niceties of art;", Charles Harpur , 1857 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Empire , 8 June no. 2003 1857; (p. 5) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 806) An Anthology of Australian Poetry to 1920 2007; (p. 134)
Burns i "My own wild Burns! these rude-wrought Rhymes of thine", Charles Harpur , 1845 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Weekly Register of Politics, Facts and General Literature , 13 December vol. 5 no. 125 1845; (p. 283) The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser , 30 September 1846; (p. 1) The Bushrangers, a Play in Five Acts, and Other Poems 1853; (p. 116-120) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 806-811)
Byron i "A daring Intellect and fervent Soul", Charles Harpur , 1845 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Weekly Register of Politics, Facts and General Literature , 25 October vol. 5 no. 118 1845; (p. 197) The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser , 6 January 1847; (p. 1) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 811-815)
Moore i "Bright sparkling Moore! when first I heard him sing,", Charles Harpur , 1845 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Weekly Register of Politics, Facts and General Literature , 11 October vol. 5 no. 116 1845; (p. 172) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 815-817)
Wordsworth i "Lofty in sentiment, but narrow yet,", Charles Harpur , 1845 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Weekly Register of Politics, Facts and General Literature , 27 September vol. 5 no. 114 1845; (p. 149) The Bushrangers, a Play in Five Acts, and Other Poems 1853; (p. 120-122) The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 817-819)
Shelley i "Beautiful Shelley! he who smote the lyre", Charles Harpur , 1863 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 822-823)
Critical Rhymes on Some of the English Critical Reviews of the Last Age i "In yon dark corner, dusty as thy cell,", Charles Harpur , 1851-1853 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 823-825)
Poetical Studies or Rhymed Criticisms : Introduction i "Praise lieth wide in Poesy's dominion", Charles Harpur , 1863 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 791)
Milton Charles Harpur , 1984 sequence poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 798- 800)
Pope Charles Harpur , 1984 sequence poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 802-805)
Coleridge Charles Harpur , 1984 sequence poetry
— Appears in: The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur 1984; (p. 819-821)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Poetical Works of Charles Harpur Charles Harpur , Elizabeth Perkins (editor), Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1984 Z459555 1984 selected work poetry satire 'This collection represents one version of almost every poem written by Charles Harpur, with the omission of some translations and paraphrases. The verse drama, "Stalwart the Bushranger", and the fragments of the dramatic poem "King Saul" are not included. ... The collection is edited from Harpur's manuscript poems held in the Mitchell Library, Sydney, and from printed copies in colonial newspapers when no manuscript version existed.' (Preface) Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1984 pg. 789-825
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