Greaseproof Rose single work   poetry   "Which produced more civilizations,"
Alternative title: Port Jackson Greaseproof Rose
  • Author: Les Murray
Issue Details: First known date: 2009 2009
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First line of verse: "Which spawned more civilisations,"
  • Appears in:
    y Quadrant vol. 53 no. 5 May 2009 Z1592904 2009 periodical issue 2009 pg. 44
  • Appears in:
    y The Best Australian Poems 2009 Robert Adamson (editor), Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2009 Z1653957 2009 anthology poetry criticism (taught in 1 units) Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2009 pg. 149-150

    With title: Port Jackson Greaseproof Rose

    With first line: Which spawned more civilisations,

  • Appears in:
    y First Things : A Monthly Journal of Religion and Public Life no. 196 October 2009 Z1894268 2009 periodical issue 2009 pg. 43
    Note: With title: Port Jackson Greaseproof Rose
  • Appears in:
    y Taller When Prone Les Murray , Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2010 Z1679100 2010 selected work poetry 'Taller When Prone is Les Murray's first volume of new poems since 2006's The Biplane Houses. With characteristic grace and dexterity, these poems combine a mastery of form with a matchless ear for the Australian vernacular. Many evoke rural life here and abroad - its rhythms and rituals, the natural world, the landscape and the people who have shaped it. There are traveller's tales, elegies, meditative fragments and satirical sketches. Above all there is Murray's astonishing versatility, on display here at its exhilarating best.' (From the publisher's website.) Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2010 pg. 57-58
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    y Antipodes : Poetic Responses Margaret Bradstock (editor), Putney : Phoenix Education , 2011 Z1760960 2011 anthology poetry extract Antipodes, representing poets born between 1790 and 1983, provides a wonderful introduction to the changing views of Australia and its history over the past two hundred years as well as to the excellent poetry that is part of our heritage. -- Emeritus Professor Elizabeth Webby (from the Foreword) Putney : Phoenix Education , 2011 pg. 62
  • Appears in:
    y The Best 100 Poems of Les Murray Les Murray , Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2012 Z1897512 2012 selected work poetry 'From his life’s work so far, spanning more than four decades, Les Murray has selected these 100 poems, his personal best. Including classics such as 'The Broad Bean Sermon', 'An Absolutely Ordinary Rainbow' and 'The Dream of Wearing Shorts Forever', this elegant hardback is guaranteed to delight Murray fans and introduce new readers to his work. This is a wonderful gift, and a treasure trove of the best poems ever written in Australia.' (From the publisher's website.) Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2012 pg. 109
    Note: With title: Port Jackson Greaseproof Rose
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