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The Macquarie and the Barwon, or, The Blight at Bathurst single work   poetry   "The drought has burnt up Bathurst plains,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1842... 1842 The Macquarie and the Barwon, or, The Blight at Bathurst
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  • Dedication: A Metrical Tale, comparing the advantages of the two Settlements of Bathurst and Geelong. Dedicated to, and accepted by, His Honor the Superintendant [sic].
  • Author's note: Intended to have been published in the Melbourne Magazine; but as that work has not appeared, is now offered, as one of a succession of tales embracing various subjects, to his enterprising townsmen by 'The Hermit of Geelong'.

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  • Bathurst area, Bathurst - Orange area, Central West NSW, New South Wales,
  • Geelong area, Geelong - Terang - Lake Bolac area, Victoria,
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