The Glorious Lie : Dead Horse Bay single work   poetry   "Quick hands on spinning ropes"
  • Author: Robert Adamson http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/adamson-robert
Issue Details: First known date: 1977 1977
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  • Appears in:
    y Selected Poems Robert Adamson , Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1977 Z337011 1977 selected work poetry Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1977 pg. 113-114
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    y Cross the Border Robert Adamson , Sydney : Prism , 1977 Z338829 1977 selected work poetry Sydney : Prism , 1977 pg. 120
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    y Poet's Choice 1977 Philip Roberts (editor), Sydney : Island Press , 1977 Z822289 1977 anthology periodical issue Sydney : Island Press , 1977 pg. 79-80
    Note: With title: Dead Horse Bay
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    y The New Oxford Book of Australian Verse Les Murray (editor), Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1986 Z427532 1986 anthology poetry Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1986 pg. 326-327
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    y Selected Poems 1970-1989 Robert Adamson , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1990 Z223512 1990 selected work poetry (taught in 1 units) St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1990 pg. 139-140
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    y Contemporary Australian Poetry : An Anthology John Leonard (editor), Knoxfield : Houghton Mifflin , 1990 Z361533 1990 anthology poetry humour war literature Knoxfield : Houghton Mifflin , 1990 pg. 141-142
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    y The New Oxford Book of Australian Verse Les Murray (editor), Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1986 Z427532 1986 anthology poetry South Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1996 pg. 333
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    y The Language of Oysters Robert Adamson , Roseville : Craftsman House , 1997 Z298530 1997 selected work poetry Roseville : Craftsman House , 1997 pg. 131
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    y Australian Verse : An Oxford Anthology John Leonard (editor), Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1998 Z461207 1998 anthology poetry (taught in 1 units) A thorough survey of poetry by Australians in English, beginning with a selection of contemporary work by younger poets, and going backward in time to the early colonial period. In addition to poems in the literary tradition, it indudes performance poetry, convict songs and old bush ballads. An extensive selection has been provided from the work of five major twentieth-century poets: Les Murray, Gwen Harwood, Judith Wright, A.D. Hope and Kenneth Slessor. Several features are provided to assist the reader: the date of first publication of each poem is provided; footnotes explain unfamiliar words and allusions; and brief biographical notes assist in locating each poet in his or her place in time. Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1998 pg. 79-80
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    y Mulberry Leaves : New and Selected Poems 1970-2001 Robert Adamson , Chris Edwards (editor), St Leonards : Paper Bark Press , 2001 Z874442 2001 selected work poetry St Leonards : Paper Bark Press , 2001 pg. 124-125
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    y The Road South : An Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry Ron Pretty (editor), Calcutta : Bengal Creations , 2007 Z1512202 2007 anthology poetry Calcutta : Bengal Creations , 2007 pg. 81
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    y The Golden Bird : New and Selected Poems Robert Adamson , Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2008 Z1535162 2008 selected work poetry 'The Golden Bird brings together the best of Robert Adamson's work from the last four decades, as well as many superb new poems. Selected and arranged by the author, it provides an accessible introduction to Australia's foremost lyric poet and an insight into the recurring themes that have shaped his remarkable body of work.' (Publisher's blurb) Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2008 pg. 24-25
    Note: With title: Dead Horse Bay
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