III. The Pilgrimage [biography of Philip Durham Lorimer]

[Editor: This is part 3 of the biography of Philip Durham Lorimer, written by Edward Augustus Petherick, which was published in Songs and Verses by Philip Durham Lorimer: An Australian Bush Poet, 1901.] III. The Pilgrimage It is the winter of 1884 ; the wanderer is on the tramp in Victoria ; he has been […]

II. Vanity Fair [biography of Philip Durham Lorimer]

[Editor: This is part 2 of the biography of Philip Durham Lorimer, written by Edward Augustus Petherick, which was published in Songs and Verses by Philip Durham Lorimer: An Australian Bush Poet, 1901.] II. Vanity Fair From his early youth, Philip had a decided taste for rhyming. Whether he wrote verse as part of his […]

I. The wilderness [biography of Philip Durham Lorimer]

[Editor: This is part 1 of the biography of Philip Durham Lorimer, written by Edward Augustus Petherick, which was published in Songs and Verses by Philip Durham Lorimer: An Australian Bush Poet, 1901.] I. The wilderness Crossing the border into Queensland, he proceeded to another station near Warwick and engaged himself with a party of […]

Biographical sketch [biography of Philip Durham Lorimer]

[Editor: This is the introductory section in the biography of Philip Durham Lorimer, written by Edward Augustus Petherick, which was published in Songs and Verses by Philip Durham Lorimer: An Australian Bush Poet, 1901. Following the introductory section were five parts to the biography: I. The wilderness, II. Vanity Fair, III. The Pilgrimage, IV. The […]

Henry Kendall

[Editor: This article provides biographical information about Henry Kendall; for various works by him, click here.] Thomas Henry Kendall, known as Henry, was born in Ulladulla, New South Wales, on 18 April 1839. He died of phthisis in Surry Hills, New South Wales, on 1 August 1882. Henry Kendall was regarded as a poet of […]