Ode for His Majesty’s Birth-Day, 1818 [poem by Michael Massey Robinson, 6 June 1818]

[Editor: A poem by Michael Massey Robinson, published in The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, 6 June 1818.] Ode For His Majesty’s Birth-Day, 1818. By Mr. Michael Robinson. SUSPEND the Harp! be mute the Lyre That thrill’d with glowing Fancy’s Fire, As, sacred to this festive Day, The Muses pour’d their fav’rite Lay! […]

Ode for the Queen’s Birth-Day, 1818 [poem by Michael Massey Robinson, 24 January 1818]

[Editor: A poem by Michael Massey Robinson, published in The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, 24 January 1818.] Ode For The Queen’s Birth-Day, 1818. By Mr. Michael Robinson. FANCY! let thy magic Wand Wave — as erst on classic Land; What Time the early Muses bore The cultur’d Germes of letter’d Lore; And […]