The Gecko single work   poetry   "That little lizard in the roof"
Issue Details: First known date: 1933 1933
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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Hard Light and Other Verses Frederick T. Macartney , Surrey Hills : Galleon Press , 1933 Z1027263 1933 selected work poetry Surrey Hills : Galleon Press , 1933 pg. 11
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    y Preferences : Poems Frederick T. Macartney , Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1941 Z179707 1941 selected work poetry Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1941 pg. 74
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    y North of the Ten Commandments : A Collection of Northern Territory Literature David Headon (editor), Rydalmere : Hodder and Stoughton , 1991 Z54431 1991 anthology poetry short story prose correspondence extract

    'The writers and story-tellers included in this collection relate an important, even epic tale. They tell a story which in 1988 (white Australia's bicentennial year) rarely received attention because, while it tells of courage and love, it also focuses on killing and conquest, eccentricity and madness, and a land as hostile and murderous as it could be gentle and caring...' (Source: Preface)

    Rydalmere : Hodder and Stoughton , 1991
    pg. 265
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