His First Real Snow single work   poetry   "Three p.m. dark."
  • Author: Thomas Shapcott http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/shapcott-thomas-w
Issue Details: First known date: 1982... 1982 His First Real Snow
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  • Poem is in five numbered parts.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Poetry Australia no. 81 February 1982 Z1046161 1982 periodical issue 1982 pg. 48-49
    Note: Part 4 in the Poetry Australia version (first line: 'Snow is not allowed') has been deleted.
  • Appears in:
    y Place and Perspective : Contemporary Queensland Poetry Barry O'Donohue (editor), Milton : Jacaranda Press , 1984 Z389294 1984 anthology poetry Milton : Jacaranda Press , 1984 pg. 192-193
    Note: Poem in four parts only First line reads: 3 p.m. dark.
  • Appears in:
    y Selected Poems 1956-1988 Thomas Shapcott , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1989 Z400789 1989 selected work poetry The poems span some thirty years of his publications, from his early Shabbytown Calendar (1971) to poems from his recent novel, The Search For Galina. The first section is a sampler of his range and style. The following sections move chronologically including verse from his novels and performance poetry as well as his latest unpublished poems. (Publisher's blurb, back cover) St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1989 pg. 219-220
    Note: First line reads: 3 p.m. dark.
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