Marcus Clarke

(24 April 1846 – 2 August 1881 / London / United Kingdom)

Marcus Clarke Poems

1. An Australian Paean—1876 4/21/2010
2. The Song of Tigilau 1/4/2003
3. In a Lady's Album 1/1/2004
4. The Wail of the Waiter 5/23/2012

An Australian Paean—1876

The English air is fresh and fair,
The Irish fields are green;
The bright light gleams o’er Scotland’s streams,
And glows her hills between.
The hawthorn is in blossom,
And birds from every bough
Make musical the dewy spring
In April England now.

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