"Theres Nae Place Like Otago Yet"

Title"Theres Nae Place Like Otago Yet"
Year for Search1861
AuthorsBarr of Craigielee, John (1809-89)
Secondary TitlePoems and Songs
Pagination62
Date Published1861
PublisherW.P. Nimmo
Place PublishedEdinburgh, Scot.
KeywordsAotearoa/New Zealand author, Male author, Scottish author
Annotation

New Zealand as eutopia.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in An Anthology of New Zealand Verse. Ed. Robert Chapman and Jonathan Bennett (London: Oxford University Press, 1956), 1-2.

Holding Institutions

ATL

Author Note

The author (1809-89) was born in Scotland and emigrated to New Zealand in 1852. He is considered the poet laureate of early Otago.

Full Text

1861 Barr, John of Craigielee (1809-89). “There’s Nae Place Like Otago Yet.” In his Poems and Songs (Edinburgh, Scot.: W. P. Nimmo, 1861), 62. Rpt. in An Anthology of New Zealand Verse. Ed. Robert Chapman and Jonathan Bennett (London: Oxford University Press, 1956), 1-2. ATL

New Zealand as eutopia. The author was born in Scotland and emigrated to New Zealand in 1852. He is considered the poet laureate of early Otago.