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trovepoetrybot: Another Trove item tagged 'poem'! 4 Dec 1857, 'POEMS BY CHARLES HARPUR. BLINDNESS TO MERIT.':

Harpur: I like to read beekeeping history. In my foray into US beekeeping history, I came across mention of Dr. Charles Henry Turner. He demonstrated honey bees have colour vision and can distinguish among patterns. He was a remarkable scientist.

trovepoetrybot: Another Trove item tagged 'poem'! 8 Oct 1860, 'ON reading lines, addressed to an "Echo on the Banks of the Hunter," by Charles Harpur [republished].':

trovepoetrybot: Another Trove item tagged 'poem'! 29 Aug 1846, 'POEMS BY CHARLES HARPUR. XXVI. THE WORLD'S VICTIMS.':

Romenu: Early Summer//’Tis the early summer season, when the skies are clear and blue;/When wide warm fields are glad with corn as green as ever grew,/And upland growths of wattles engolden all the view./

trovepoetrybot: Another Trove item tagged 'poem'! 29 Aug 1846, 'POEMS BY CHARLES HARPUR. XXVI. THE WORLD'S VICTIMS.':

TyQuig: Dr. Turner’s research went uncited by contemporaries such as Karl von Frisch, who’s work came later. Very happy I know of these classic works now, which can be found with a quick google search.

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to Australian poet Charles Harpur (January 23,1813), author of "Thoughts, A Series of Sonnets" (1845) et al.

trovepoetrybot: Another Trove item tagged 'poem'! 2 Dec 1846, 'POEMS BY CHARLES HARPUR. XXXVIII. LINES SUGGESTED BY THE APPEARANCE...

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