Sunshine and shadow / by E. Augustus Banks

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Banks, E. Augustus
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HHP 648
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Melbourne : Walker, May & Co., 1874
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Contents

Sunshine AND Shadow 1
Sunshine and Shadow 3
PREFACE. 7
CONTENTS. 9
POEMS. 13
SOUTHERN ALPS. 18
MINSTREL’S VISION. AN ALLEGORICAL ODE. 24
ODE TO MUSIC. 36
COURT OF QUEEN FLAMESCA. (A SKETCH.) 40
RIVER SCENE. 41
HUMOROUS AND SATIRICAL TALES AND SKETCHES. 42
DYING SAILOR’S WILL. 88
FIRST SMOKE. 91
ORIENT AND OCCIDENT. 94
COLONIAL BEAUTY AND THE IRISHMAN. A SONG. 108
'TIS AWKWARD TO BE OTHERWISE. 109
WHAT IS LOVE? 110
EPIGRAM. (THE P’S AND Q’S—REVERSED.) 111
MECHANICAL POETS. 112
JIBBING HORSE. (A MOCK PASTORAL.) 113
MONEYGRUB’S EPITAPH. 113
LINES FOR AN ALBUM. 115
MODERN HERO. 116
UNFORTUNATE SWEETHEARTS. 117
MY SWEETHEARTS. 119
REFLECTION. 119
ALL HAVE THEIR ASPIRATIONS. 121
DIDACTIC PIECES. 123
SISTER. 125
MINER’S DEATH. 127
MINER’S DEATH. (A LATER WRITTEN VERSION.) 129
NOBLE MAN. 132
GLORY BEYOND THE GRAVE. IMITATION. 133
DISSEMBLER. 134
MIND. (A SEMI-SONNET.) 135
FATHER’S DEATH. 136
ODE. 136
FALLEN. 138
LEARNING. (A SEMI-SONNET.) 138
ASTROLOGY. DOUBLE ANACREONTIC. 139
UNFORTUNATE. A DIRGE. 140
BRIGHT SPECKS OF RAIN DESCENDING. 141
IMITATION OF BYRON.* 143
ANOTHER. OH, WHY DID HEAVEN PLACE MY BREAST? 144
PARODIES AND PARAPHRASES. 145
I CANNOT LOVE THE OLD SONGS. 146
GOLDFIELD SMITH. 148
POWER OF COIN. 148
WHAT ARE OUR M.P.’S SAYING ? 150
LESSON FROM A CALL. FROM “LESSON FROM A CLOUD.” 152
MELODIES. 153
I LOVE THE SUMMER MOONLIGHT. 154
FIRST LOVE. 155
MAIDEN I KNOW. 157
IS THERE GUILE IN THE LOVING CARESSES? 158
AS THE HERALDS OF SUMMER APPROACHING. 159
WHEN AGE’S SUSPICION. 159
OH, HAPPY THE HEART. 161
CAMILLA. (SERENADE.) 162
MAIDEN OF MY DREAMS. 163
WHEN WE THINK OF THE NONSENSE OF BOYHOOD. 164
MELANCHOLY. 165
AS A CHILD THROUGH THE FOREST PURSUING. 166
LOVE’S FIRST KISS. 168
PARTING OF LOVE. 169
SOME VOW OUR LAND IS DESERT BARE. (A SONG FOR THE PANTOMIME.) 170
MOURN NOT. 171
HEAD AND HEART. 172
HEART THAT SEEMS WITHERED TO-DAY. 172
TO J. A. X. R. 173
HEBREW. 175
GILBOA. 176
RACHEL. 177
ROSE OF SHARON. 178
SAUL’S LAMENT. 178
BY THE WATERS OF BABEL WE SAT DOWN AND WEPT. 180
APPENDIX. THE BELLE OF GARDEN GULLY. 181
SPECTRE BRIDE. 201

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