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Robert Richardson
(c. 1850 – 1901)
Australian poet and writer for children
Robert Richardson



Childrens fictionEdit

  • Our Junior Mathematical Master; and, A Perilous Errand (1876)
  • Black Harry, or, Lost in the Bush (1877)
  • The Young Cragsman and Other Stories (1878)
  • A Little Australian Girl, or, The Babes in the Bush; and, Jim : A Little Nigger (1881)
  • Little Flotsam : A Story for Boys and Girls, and Other Tales (1881)
  • The Best of Chums and Other Stories (1881)
  • A Lighthouse Keeper for a Night and Other Stories (1881)
  • The Hut in the Bush : A Tale of Australian Adventure, and Other Stories (1883)
  • Adventurous Boat Voyages (1884)


  • Willow and Wattle : Poems (1893)

Individual poemsEdit


Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.