Glencoe : XV single work   poetry   "Sigh, wind in the pine;"
Alternative title: Lament
  • Author: Douglas Stewart http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/stewart-douglas
Issue Details: First known date: 1940-1947 1940-1947
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    y Glencoe i "'The first the day', says bottle-nosed Jock,", Douglas Stewart , 1940-1949 Z388950 1940-1949 single work poetry Epic poem in 16 numbered parts. E. Morris Miller and Frederick T. Macartney's Australian Literature: A Bibliography to 1938: Extended to 1950 (1956) :448 comments:'Glencoe is a sequence of ballads having for its theme the Highland Massacre in 1691. The first and last, by way of prologue and epilogue, introduce, in a tavern some months after the event, Bottle-nosed Jock, whose tipsily vehement condemnation of the atrocity gains force from the revelation of his connection with the Campbell clan primarily responsible for it. In the rest of the poems, which are mostly in dialect, incidents of the massacre are described in a variety of metres in the border-ballad manner, ...'. Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1947 pg. 37
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    y The Bulletin vol. 68 no. 3490 1 January 1947 Z589631 1947 periodical issue 1947 pg. 32
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    y Selected Poems Douglas Stewart , Cremorne : Angus and Robertson , 1973 Z266357 1973 selected work poetry drama extract humour satire Cremorne : Angus and Robertson , 1973 pg. 85
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    y Australian Verse from 1805 : A Continuum Geoffrey Dutton (editor), Adelaide : Rigby , 1976 Z399014 1976 anthology Adelaide : Rigby , 1976 pg. 197
    Note: With title: Lament
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    y The Collins Book of Australian Poetry Rodney Hall , Sydney : Collins , 1981 Z542215 1981 anthology poetry Sydney : Collins , 1981 pg. 144
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    y Two Centuries of Australian Poetry Mark O'Connor (editor), Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1988 Z322247 1988 anthology poetry criticism Contains poems grouped into 18 thematic sections (19 in 2nd. ed.) ; each section has an introduction, notes and suggestions for study activities and further study. Biographical notes on authors and indexes also included. Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1988 pg. 132
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    y The Faber Book of Modern Australian Verse Vincent Buckley (editor), London : Faber , 1991 Z563845 1991 anthology poetry war literature satire humour London : Faber , 1991 pg. 49
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    y The Illustrated Treasury of Australian Verse Beatrice Davis , Melbourne : Nelson , 1984 Z315151 1984 anthology poetry biography Sydney : State Library of New South Wales Press , 1996 pg. 177

Works about this Work

Narrative Poetry Robert D. FitzGerald , 1966 single work criticism
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 26 no. 1 1966; (p. 11-24) Of Places and Poetry 1976; (p. 154-173) Robert D. FitzGerald 1987; (p. 159-172)
Narrative Poetry Robert D. FitzGerald , 1966 single work criticism
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 26 no. 1 1966; (p. 11-24) Of Places and Poetry 1976; (p. 154-173) Robert D. FitzGerald 1987; (p. 159-172)
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