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Impromptu on Reading the Above single work   poetry   "Be we ready, Volunteers!"
Issue Details: First known date: 1859... 1859 Impromptu on Reading the Above
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Notes

  • Epigraph: 'A Royal Proclamation received by last mail will be issued in to-night's Gazette calling upon the people to arm for self-defence. Telegram from Melbourne 6 p.m., 15th July, 1859.'
  • Author's note: 'Saturday, 16th July, 1859.'

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    y separately published work icon The Empire 19 July 1859 Z1739324 1859 newspaper issue 1859 pg. 8
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