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y The Bicycle Thief and Other Poems selected work   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 2013 2013
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'The mischievous title poem, a fast-moving narrative, is a robust celebration of good-for-the-planet transport, while elsewhere motor vehicles depicted in a personal history are drolly seen as harbingers of an apocalypse.' (Publisher's blurb)

Contents

* Contents derived from the Fitzroy North, Fitzroy - Collingwood area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: Black Pepper , 2013 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Lost Thingsi"A book, often, lent", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 1-2)
Postcard to Hamburgi"The postcard, never sent, arrived.", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 3)
Stone Inclinationsi"Even mudstone has its clarities -", Andrew Sant , 2012 single work poetry (p. 4-6)
Performancei"A man is singing", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 7-8)
Beating the Chinesei"I played table-tennis against the Chinese", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 9-10)
Professional Opinioni"Trapped in an imagined desk-bound future", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 11)
The Motor Car : A Personal Historyi"I was three, if I'm correct,", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 12-20)
Speed and Other Libertiesi"Off season, 2005, in Iceland, the highway", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 21)
Animaliai"London Zoo is closed on Christmas day.", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 22-23)
Addicted to Islandsi"The first island he sighted", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 24-28)
Deserter in the Counselling Roomi"Under the cover of darkness, plus", Andrew Sant , 2010 single work poetry (p. 29-30)
The First and Last Balladi"I lived with a woman", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 31-33)
Mr Habitat's Birthday Candlei"There was a day, a date, two dark", Andrew Sant , 2012 single work poetry (p. 34-35)
Serious Painteri"Presto! After several days, a new painting -", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 36)
Marveli"Unexpectedly, one morning, I'm being driven fast", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 37)
Arrangements in Transiti"Zip up the Samson -", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 38-39)
Libyai"The heat in June is incendiary", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 40-43)
The Suicides at Beachy Headi"The green sweep of grass that terminates", Andrew Sant , 2013 single work poetry (p. 44)
Note: Dedication: for Adam Phillips
The Other Lifei"It continued snowing.", Andrew Sant , 2009 single work poetry (p. 45-46)
Note: Dedication: for Christopher Reid
Camouflagei"Sometimes it requires", Andrew Sant , 2012 single work poetry (p. 47)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Fitzroy North, Fitzroy - Collingwood area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: Black Pepper , 2013 .
      5595847429537507022.jpg
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 84p.
      ISBN: 9781876044763 (pbk) :

Works about this Work

Poets at Home in the Natural and Manufactured Worlds Ali Smith , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 April 2013; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Certain Fathoms Bonny Cassidy 2012 selected work poetry ; The Bicycle Thief and Other Poems Andrew Sant 2013 selected work poetry
Mystery Agent Martin Duwell , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 352 2013;

— Review of The Bicycle Thief and Other Poems Andrew Sant 2013 selected work poetry
Aspects of Australian Poetry in 2012 Michelle Cahill , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , June vol. 58 no. 1 2013; (p. 68-91)
Poets at Home in the Natural and Manufactured Worlds Ali Smith , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 April 2013; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Certain Fathoms Bonny Cassidy 2012 selected work poetry ; The Bicycle Thief and Other Poems Andrew Sant 2013 selected work poetry
Mystery Agent Martin Duwell , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 352 2013;

— Review of The Bicycle Thief and Other Poems Andrew Sant 2013 selected work poetry
Aspects of Australian Poetry in 2012 Michelle Cahill , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , June vol. 58 no. 1 2013; (p. 68-91)
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