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Murmurs of the stream / by Henry Parkes
Bib ID 711607
Format BookBook
Author
Parkes, Henry, Sir, 1815-1896
 
Description Sydney : James W. Waugh, 1857 
ix, 107 p. ; 19 cm. 
Summary

Includes : "The Murdered Wild Boy", based on an account of the torture and murder of an Aboriginal boy in the Hawkesbury district in 1794.

Full contents
  • Political and other verses
  • Attempts in sonnet writing.
 
Notes

National Library copy NK1844 inscribed by the author.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK1844.

Subjects Literature and stories - Non indigenous - Poetry.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Race relations - Representation - Literature.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Hawkesbury River area (N Sydney NSW SI56-05)  |  Australia.

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