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Ruth single work   poetry   "But Ruth of the dark eyes and passionate face"
  • Author:agent Henry Kendall
Issue Details: First known date: 1966... 1966 Ruth
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  • This poem appears to have remained unpublished until its inclusion in Reed (1966). Reed's source was the autographed MS (undated), then in the possession of George Mackaness (q.v.).

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon 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. 475
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