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  • Author:agent Les Murray http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/murray-les
Issue Details: First known date: 1987... 1987 The Daylight Moon : Poems
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Notes

  • Dedication: To the glory of God

Contents

* Contents derived from the North Ryde, Ryde - Gladesville - Hunters Hill area, Northwest Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1987 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Flood Plains on the Coast Facing Asiai"Hitching blur to a caged propeller", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 1-3)
Cumulusi"Repeatedly out of grazed plateaux, the Dividing", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 4)
Federation Style on the Northern Riversi"And entering on the only smooth road", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 5-6)
Easter 1984i"When we saw human dignity", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 7-8)
Physiognomy on the Savage Manning Riveri"Walking on that early shore, in our bodies,", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 9-12)
The Dream of Wearing Shorts Foreveri"To go home and wear shorts forever", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 13-15)
At the Aquatic Carnivali"Two racing boats seen from the harmonic railing", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 16-17)
The Sleepouti"Childhood sleeps in a veranda room", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 18)
Tropical Windowi"Out through a long bright window", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 19)
Louvresi"In the banana zone, in the poinciana tropics", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 20)
The Edgelessi"Floodwater from remote rains has spread out", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 21)
The Drugs of Wari"On vinegar and sour fish sauce Rome's legions stemmed avalanches", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 22)
Letters to the Winneri"After the war, and just after marriage and fatherhood", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 23-24)
The China Pear Treesi"The power of three China pear trees", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 25)
The Vol Sprung from Heraldryi"Left wing, right wing:", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 26)
The Megaethon: 1850, 1906-29 (for Leo Port)i"Farmer Cleve, gent., of the Hunter", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 27-29)
Fastnessi"I am listening for words the eldest", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 30-31)
1980 in a Street of Federation Housesi"In 1980, in a street of Federation houses", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 32-33)
The Milk Lorryi"Now the milk lorry is a polished submarine", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 34)
The Butter Factoryi"It was built of things that must not mix:", Les Murray , single work poetry (p. 35)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • New York (City), New York (State),
      c
      United States of America (USA),
      c
      Americas,
      :
      Persea Books ,
      1988 .
      Alternative title: The Daylight Moon, and Other Poems
      Extent: 111p.
      ISBN: 0892551380 (pbk.), 0892551259
    • Manchester,
      c
      England,
      c
      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Carcanet ,
      1998 .
      image of person or book cover 7112525754408095272.jpg
      This image has been sourced from online.
      Extent: 86p.
      ISBN: 0856357790

Works about this Work

Contemporary Poetry and the Sacred Lyn McCredden , 2007 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , October vol. 23 no. 2 2007; (p. 153-167)
`Contour-Line by Contour': Landscape Change as an Index of History in the Poetry of Les Murray Martin Leer , 1994 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 16 no. 3 1994; (p. 249-261)
[Review] The Daylight Moon : Poems Robert B. Shaw , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Poetry , June vol. 156 no. 3 1990; (p. 164-165)

— Review of The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
[Review] The Daylight Moon : Poems Daniel Guillory , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Magill's Literary Annual 1990; (p. 157-162)

— Review of The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
Tales of Blood and Fireside Yarns Mick Imlah , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 18-24 May 1990; (p. 521-522)

— Review of The Boys Who Stole the Funeral : A Novel Sequence Les Murray , 1980 single work novel ; The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
Tales of Blood and Fireside Yarns Mick Imlah , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 18-24 May 1990; (p. 521-522)

— Review of The Boys Who Stole the Funeral : A Novel Sequence Les Murray , 1980 single work novel ; The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
Crocodile Dandy Derek Walcott , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: New Republic , 6 February 1989; (p. 25-28) What the Twilight Says : Essays 1998; (p. 25-28)

— Review of The Vernacular Republic : Poems 1961-1981 Les Murray , 1982 selected work poetry ; The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
A Poet's Pastoral Vincent Buckley , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: The Age Extra , 2 January 1988;

— Review of The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
Acquaintance Renewed Jamie Grant , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: The Adelaide Review , January no. 46 1988; (p. 27)

— Review of The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
Barding It Up in Bunyah Peter Porter , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Scripsi , June vol. 5 no. 1 1988; (p. 191-196)

— Review of The Daylight Moon : Poems Les Murray , 1987 selected work poetry
Contemporary Poetry and the Sacred Lyn McCredden , 2007 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , October vol. 23 no. 2 2007; (p. 153-167)
'Interest' in Les A. Murray Kevin Hart , 1989 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , October vol. 14 no. 2 1989; (p. 147-159)
Les Murray : A Note on Editions Paul Kane , 1988 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , Spring vol. 2 no. 1 1988; (p. 67)
"I am a Characteristic Australian": An Interview with Peter Porter Barbara Williams , 1989 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian & New Zealand Studies in Canada , Fall no. 2 1989; (p. 65-73)
Family and the Father in the Poetry of Les A. Murray Lawrence Bourke , 1988 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 13 no. 3 1988; (p. 282-295)
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