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Issue Details: First known date: 1999... 1999 Modern Australian Poetry : An Exhibition of Material from the Rare Book Collection, Monash University Library
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  • Also includes some extracts in addition to those listed.


* Contents derived from the Clayton, Murrumbeena - Oakleigh - Springvale area, Melbourne South East, Melbourne, Victoria,:Monash University , 1999 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Winter Morningi"Spring stars glitter in the freezing sky.", James McAuley , single work poetry (p. 7)
Tasmanian Magpiesi"Ethiopia! they used to say,", A. D. Hope , single work poetry (p. 8)
Prefacei"An east-running valley where two hooded creeks make junction", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 9)
Beach Buriali"Softly and humbly to the Gulf of Arabs", Kenneth Slessor , single work poetry war literature (p. 9-10)
Her Storyi""It's time to shed. I've given so much away,", Rosemary Dobson , single work poetry (p. 10-11)
Machinists Talkingi"I sit at my machine", Lesbia Harford , single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Beauty (to D)i"Two lone glad doves are sighing on the roof,", Bert Birtles , single work poetry (p. 16)
Snowdropsi"The Snowdrop Girl in fields of snowdrops walks,", Kenneth Slessor , single work poetry (p. 18)
Durer: Innsbruck, 1495i"I had often, cowled in the slumberous heavy air,", 'Ern Malley' , single work poetry (p. 21-22)
Crisisi"If I let go my strength", Mary E. Fullerton , single work poetry (p. 23)
Bomber Pilot: Presumed Deadi"Curt notation; and no use to say:", Alister Kershaw , single work poetry (p. 24)
All Things Conspirei"All things conspire to hold me from you-", Judith Wright , single work poetry (p. 26-27)
The Birthi"A wreath of flowers as cold as snow", Rosemary Dobson , single work poetry (p. 27)
Girl At The Pianoi"Swinging thin legs, the child bends to the keyboard,", Grace Perry , single work poetry (p. 28)
Dark Unmarried Mothersi"All about the country,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , single work poetry (p. 28-29)
Fixi"It is waking in the night,", Michael Dransfield , single work poetry (p. 31)
Wow, Those Symbolistsi"rimbaud's poems being taught in french schools", Robert Adamson , single work poetry (p. 31-32)
The Black Abacusi"All the burnt places", Robyn Ravlich , single work poetry (p. 32)
The Melancholic at the Dinner Partyi"Watching her love in animated talk", Jennifer Strauss , single work poetry (p. 38-39)
Pays de Cocainei"time stops through the ice inert", Louis Armand , single work poetry (p. 41)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

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Catalogue of an exhibition held at Monash University from 18 March to 19 May 1999.
Last amended 13 Apr 2006 13:14:09