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Issue Details: First known date: 1975... 1975 The Dragon Principle
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Notes

  • Dedication: This book is dedicated to my parents.
  • Epigraph: 'So many ways you might respond to all this but what you think you know will be the reason for its apparent strangeness.'

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Prism , 1975 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Genuflection 1i"Smelling like love over an open fire", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 14-15)
Genuflection 2i"There was a light forming between rare utterances", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 16-18)
Sinkingi"the sea is boarded over.", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 19-21)
A Possible Apostlei"Taxis enclosing blueprints", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 22-23)
The Dragon Principlei"The well tempered harmonies of our movement", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 24)
Volcanoi"The soundmountain spent hours breathing in the hollow chill", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 25)
Vision of a Soundmountaini"It might have been sound. I stopped to listen as the vision of a", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 26)
Genuflection 3i"The page is a vacant field", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 27)
The East Coasti"Sydney I guess, lapses into particles athletic", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 30)
The Poem in Civil Wari"a creature, a writing", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 31-51)
Thumpi"My bones have myself walking through them. It is a hallway, the", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 54)
The Poem as a Guessi"Regardless of the hazards of ink shoes", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 55)
A Fast Landscapei"The given properties of a grass parrot unfold the", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 56-57)
New South Switzerlandi"A frog in the valley's throat wonders how many", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 58-59)
The Rocki"We summon a word into being only to refer to it.", Stephen Murray , single work poetry (p. 60)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Prism , 1975 .
      Extent: 60p.
      Limited edition info: Limited edition of 100 signed and numbered copies.
      ISBN: 0858690055

Works about this Work

'Mystification and Outrage' or 'Who Did Steal the Tarts?': Obscurity and Violence in Contemporary Australian Poetry S. E. Lee , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , September vol. 36 no. 3 1976; (p. 331-356)

— Review of The Occupying Forces Jennifer Maiden , 1975 selected work poetry ; Conversations Allan Wynn , 1974 selected work poetry ; Faces of a Sitting Man Philip Neilsen , 1975 selected work poetry ; Turn Left at Any Time With Care : Poems Graeme Kinross-Smith , Jamie Grant , 1975 selected work poetry ; Creekwater Journal Robert Gray , 1974 selected work poetry ; Poems Regina Righetti , 1974 selected work poetry ; Memoirs of a Velvet Urinal Michael Dransfield , 1975 selected work poetry ; Love Tree of the Coomera John Millett , 1975 selected work poetry ; Vice Versa : Verses and Poetry Niall Brennan , 1975 selected work poetry ; Marsupial Wrestling : A Small Zoo of Pomes Jenny Brown , 1975 selected work poetry ; The Poor Man's Bean Max Williams , 1975 selected work poetry ; Chockablock with Dawn Shelton Lea , 1975 selected work poetry ; Swamp Riddles Robert Adamson , 1974 selected work poetry ; Rapunzel in Suburbia Dorothy Hewett , 1975 selected work poetry ; Children and Other Strangers : Poems Jennifer Strauss , 1975 selected work poetry ; Deaths and Pretty Cousins David Campbell , 1975 selected work poetry ; The Dragon Principle Stephen Murray , 1975 selected work poetry ; Dimensions Peter J. F. Newton , 1976 selected work poetry ; Quiet Flowers Geoffrey Thurley , 1975 selected work poetry ; Believed Dangerous : Fifty Eight Poems Robin Thurston , 1975 selected work poetry ; Smalltown Memorials Geoff Page , 1975 selected work poetry ; Airship Roger McDonald , 1975 selected work poetry ; Come to Me My Melancholy Baby Kate Jennings , 1975 selected work single work poetry prose ; In from the Sea J. M. Couper , 1974 selected work poetry ; Leaf-Fall : poems R. H. Morrison , 1974 selected work poetry ; Odes and Days : Poems Bruce Beaver , 1975 selected work poetry ; Time & Motion Sylvia Kantaris , 1975 selected work poetry ; Wild Honey Paul Kavanagh , 1974 selected work poetry ; The Amazing Scaffold K. L. Macrae , 1975 selected work poetry ; The Problem of Evil Jennifer Maiden , 1975 selected work poetry ; Tactics Jennifer Maiden , 1974 selected work poetry ; Isaac Babel's Fiddle Fay Zwicky , 1975 selected work poetry
A Vague All-Exaggerating Twilight of Wonder : Australia's New Poetry Kris Hemensley , 1976 single work criticism
— Appears in: Meanjin Quarterly , Autumn vol. 35 no. 1 1976; (p. 56-70)
Untitled John Tranter , 1975 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 15 November 1975; (p. 27)

— Review of The Dragon Principle Stephen Murray , 1975 selected work poetry
'Mystification and Outrage' or 'Who Did Steal the Tarts?': Obscurity and Violence in Contemporary Australian Poetry S. E. Lee , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , September vol. 36 no. 3 1976; (p. 331-356)

— Review of The Occupying Forces Jennifer Maiden , 1975 selected work poetry ; Conversations Allan Wynn , 1974 selected work poetry ; Faces of a Sitting Man Philip Neilsen , 1975 selected work poetry ; Turn Left at Any Time With Care : Poems Graeme Kinross-Smith , Jamie Grant , 1975 selected work poetry ; Creekwater Journal Robert Gray , 1974 selected work poetry ; Poems Regina Righetti , 1974 selected work poetry ; Memoirs of a Velvet Urinal Michael Dransfield , 1975 selected work poetry ; Love Tree of the Coomera John Millett , 1975 selected work poetry ; Vice Versa : Verses and Poetry Niall Brennan , 1975 selected work poetry ; Marsupial Wrestling : A Small Zoo of Pomes Jenny Brown , 1975 selected work poetry ; The Poor Man's Bean Max Williams , 1975 selected work poetry ; Chockablock with Dawn Shelton Lea , 1975 selected work poetry ; Swamp Riddles Robert Adamson , 1974 selected work poetry ; Rapunzel in Suburbia Dorothy Hewett , 1975 selected work poetry ; Children and Other Strangers : Poems Jennifer Strauss , 1975 selected work poetry ; Deaths and Pretty Cousins David Campbell , 1975 selected work poetry ; The Dragon Principle Stephen Murray , 1975 selected work poetry ; Dimensions Peter J. F. Newton , 1976 selected work poetry ; Quiet Flowers Geoffrey Thurley , 1975 selected work poetry ; Believed Dangerous : Fifty Eight Poems Robin Thurston , 1975 selected work poetry ; Smalltown Memorials Geoff Page , 1975 selected work poetry ; Airship Roger McDonald , 1975 selected work poetry ; Come to Me My Melancholy Baby Kate Jennings , 1975 selected work single work poetry prose ; In from the Sea J. M. Couper , 1974 selected work poetry ; Leaf-Fall : poems R. H. Morrison , 1974 selected work poetry ; Odes and Days : Poems Bruce Beaver , 1975 selected work poetry ; Time & Motion Sylvia Kantaris , 1975 selected work poetry ; Wild Honey Paul Kavanagh , 1974 selected work poetry ; The Amazing Scaffold K. L. Macrae , 1975 selected work poetry ; The Problem of Evil Jennifer Maiden , 1975 selected work poetry ; Tactics Jennifer Maiden , 1974 selected work poetry ; Isaac Babel's Fiddle Fay Zwicky , 1975 selected work poetry
Untitled John Tranter , 1975 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 15 November 1975; (p. 27)

— Review of The Dragon Principle Stephen Murray , 1975 selected work poetry
A Vague All-Exaggerating Twilight of Wonder : Australia's New Poetry Kris Hemensley , 1976 single work criticism
— Appears in: Meanjin Quarterly , Autumn vol. 35 no. 1 1976; (p. 56-70)
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