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Author Horne, R. H. (Richard H.), 1802-1884.

Title Galatea secunda : an odaic cantata addressed to H.R.H. Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, on his first arrival in the colony of Victoria / written by Richard Hengist Horne ; the music composed by J. Summers.

Published Melbourne : Printed for private circulation, 1867.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  14B/28    NOT FOR LOAN
Uniform title Galatea secunda. libretto.
Physical description 1 folded sheet 4 unnumbered pages ; 24 cm
Notes 'Printed for H. Buxton Forman, by Richard Clay and Sons, not before 1873 and not after 1884' - Bernard Quaritch Ltd., catalogue 1071 .
Watermarked 'Joynson 1873' .
'Printed for private circulation' .
Item 15 in Appendix 7 to A sequel to an enquiry into the nature of certain nineteenth century pamphlets by John Carter and Graham Pollard, the forgeries of H. Buxton Forman and T.J. Wise re-examined by Nicholas Barker and John Collins. The types used and the provenance of some extant copies establish Galea secunda as Forman's work. The watermark 1873 in some copies makes it clearly a forgery, perhaps printed about 1881.
Other author Forman, H. Buxton (Harry Buxton), 1842-1917.
Summers, John, 1943-
Subject Cantatas, Secular.
Australian poetry -- 19th century.
Other title An Odaic catanta.