Jordens, Ann-Mari. “Harpur and Kendall.” In The Stenhouse Circle: Literary Life in Mid-Nineteenth Century Sydney, pp. 83-106. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1979.
Tracks the literary careers of Henry Kendall and Harpur, acknowledging the support of patron Nicol Drysdale Stenhouse.
Normington-Rawling, J. Charles Harpur, an Australian. Sydney: Angus and Robertson Ltd., 1962, 334p.
In-depth narrative of Harpur's childhood, early influences, marriage, work, and ambitions.
Ackland, Michael. “Charles Harpur's Republicanism.”...
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