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Is part of The Mandelstam Letters Dorothy Hewett 1977 sequence poetry
  • Author: Dorothy Hewett
Issue Details: First known date: 1979 1979
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  • Epigraph: Let's start as though we were stretched/on the headsman's block, you and I/on the other side of seventy years. Moscow November 1933.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Greenhouse Dorothy Hewett , Hilary Burns (illustrator), Sydney : Big-Smoke Books , 1979 Z311673 1979 selected work poetry Sydney : Big-Smoke Books , 1979 pg. 56
  • Appears in:
    y A Tremendous World in Her Head : Selected Poems Dorothy Hewett , Sydney : Dangaroo Press , 1989 Z797650 1989 selected work poetry Sydney : Dangaroo Press , 1989 pg. 53
  • Appears in:
    y Selected Poems Dorothy Hewett , Edna Longley (editor), Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1991 Z306816 1991 selected work poetry Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1991 pg. 66
  • Appears in:
    y Collected Poems : 1940-1995 Dorothy Hewett , William Grono (editor), Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1995 Z332769 1995 selected work poetry Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1995 pg. 180-181
  • Appears in:
    y Selected Poems of Dorothy Hewett Dorothy Hewett , Kate Lilley , Crawley : UWA Publishing , 2010 Z1706151 2010 selected work poetry (taught in 2 units) 'Dorothy Hewett is one of Australia's best known poets. She had a long and frequently controversial career during which she produced twelve collections of poetry, three novels, an autobiography, thirteen plays and countless articles and short stories. This very special volume has been compiled and introduced by Kate Lilley, a poet, scholar and Dorothy's daughter.' (From the publisher's website.) Crawley : UWA Publishing , 2010 pg. 83

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