A Midsummer Noon in the Australian Forest

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Charles Harpur (1813—1868) poet


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Published in the Empire, 1858, is Charles Harpur's best-known and most-anthologised descriptive poem. Although often praised for its creation of the hushed somnolent atmosphere of the summer noonday in the Australian bush, the poem lacks Australian definition.


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