Gay, William

Gay, William (1865 - 1897)

Biography
  • Gay, William. Sonnets and Other Verses. Melbourne: E. A. Petherick, 1894. Internet Archive
  • --. Sonnets. Bendigo, 1896.
  • --. Christ on Olympus and Other Poems. Bendigo: W. Gay, 1896.
  • --. The Complete Poetical Works of William Gay. 1911. Internet Archive. SETIS.
  • Ingamells, R. William Gay, Australian Man of Letters (1865-1897). Melbourne, 1952.
  • Jones, Joseph. "Gay, William (1865 - 1897)." Australian Dictionary of Biography. Vol. 8. Melbourne University Press, 1981. 633-34.

We are grateful for access to AustLit in the preparation of these poems.

Given Name
William
Family Name
Gay
Birth Date
May 2, 1865
Death Date
December 22, 1897
Nationality
Ethnicity
Family Relations
father : William Gay
Education
  • University of Glasgow



Occupations
  • Teacher



  • Purser



  • Journalist



Literary Period
Literary Movement
Illness
Cause of Death
Buried At
First RPO Edition
2011