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Poetry : What are Germs! single work   poetry   "Oh, sad is human life,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1888... 1888 Poetry : What are Germs!
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Notes

  • The poem refers to a contemporary news item where a local doctor expressed his concern that a piggery was too close to premises where butter was made and so posed a health risk, subsequently reported in The Illawarra Mercury vol. 33 no. 69 (8 March 1888) p2.

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    y separately published work icon The Illawarra Mercury vol. 33 no. 49 21 January 1888 Z1924821 1888 newspaper issue 1888 pg. 4
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