To Henry Halloran single work   poetry   "Not for the shining letters to thy name,"
  • Author: Henry Kendall
Issue Details: First known date: 1878... 1878 To Henry Halloran
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  • Note that Kendall wrote two different poems titled 'To Henry Halloran' - an earlier work, first published in the Sydney Morning Herald in September 1864, and this later work. Halloran was a mentor and long time friend of Kendall's, and it was in part due to Halloran's efforts that Kendall was able to recover from his personal crisis of 1872. Whilst Kendall might have had doubts as to the quality of Halloran's poetry, he nevertheless admired Halloran's personal qualities, and held him in esteem.

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  • Appears in:
    y The Sydney University Magazine September 1878 Z1774201 1878 periodical issue 1878
  • Appears in:
    y The Poetical Works of Henry Kendall Henry Kendall , Thomas Thornton Reed (editor), Adelaide : Libraries Board of South Australia , 1966 Z571473 1966 selected work poetry This critical edition includes 90 previously uncollected poems and collates manuscripts of the poems and their appearances in periodicals and newspapers during the poet's life-time. There are copious biographical and critical notes, indexes and a bibliography. Adelaide : Libraries Board of South Australia , 1966 pg. 413
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