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Notes

  • Dedication: To Douglas Stewart
  • Author's Note : The poems in this book are selected from five books of verse published between 1944 and 1967. Some have been revised for this edition. My thanks are due to Edwards and Shaw Pty Ltd for permission to include poems from Deep Well and to Jacaranda Press for poems first printed in Grendel. For poems not previously published in book form acknowledgments are due to the Age, Southerly, Meanjin, and the Sydney Morning Herald. - R.R.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1971 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Beyond the Grass-Tree Spears Inscriptioni"I made my verses of places where I made my fires;", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 1-2)
Elouerai"Because I wakened when the throng", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 3-5)
The Coali"Daybreak's magpies in the cypress pine", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 6-8)
Black Cockatoosi"Rise then, you screaming mob of black cockatoos,", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 9 - 10)
Note: With title 'The Roper River'
Waratahi"Fierce and holy flower", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 11 - 13)
Note: With title: Del Espiritu Santo
Tumult of the Swansi"I breathed into the ash,", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 14 - 17)
Note: Poem is written in six parts
Deep Welli"After our labouring train had passed", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 18 - 23)
The Desert : The Wandereri"Travelling again, his swag", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 24 - 26)
Note: Title: 'The Wanderer'. First line reads: Travelling again, swag tossed
Grendeli"Under massed clouds, the emerging moon,", Roland Robinson , single work poetry (p. 27 - 30, 27 - 30)
Note: Pages are misprinted in text. Only three of the poem's five pages are present.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

[Review] Australian Poetry 1971 [and] Selected Poems A. Pollard , single work review
— Review of Australian Poetry 1971 1971 anthology poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry
Australian Poets Arthur Pollard , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: The Journal of Commonwealth Literature , April vol. 10 no. 3 1976; (p. 75-78)

— Review of Where the Wind Came : Poems Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1971 selected work poetry ; Australian Poetry 1971 1971 anthology poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry ; Snow and Other Poems J. R. Rowland , 1971 selected work poetry ; The Pen of Feathers : Poems David Rowbotham , 1971 selected work poetry
Wanderer in a Barbarous Country Fred Holzknecht , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Makar , May vol. 8 no. 1 1972; (p. 37-40)

— Review of Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry
[Review] The Rumour [and] Selected Poems David Malouf , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 12 February 1972; (p. 15)

— Review of The Rumour Robert Adamson , 1971 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry
Sluggish Muse P. Roberts , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 March 1972; (p. 19)

— Review of Where the Wind Came : Poems Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1971 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry ; The Pen of Feathers : Poems David Rowbotham , 1971 selected work poetry
Private Poets Jim Tulip , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 8 January vol. 94 no. 4788 1972; (p. 34-35)

— Review of Where the Wind Came : Poems Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1971 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry ; The Pen of Feathers : Poems David Rowbotham , 1971 selected work poetry ; End of Dream-Time Kevin Gilbert , 1971 selected work poetry ; The First-Born and Other Poems Jack Davis , 1970 selected work poetry
[Review] Poet's Choice 1972 [et al] Carl Harrison-Ford , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Sunday Australian , 16 January 1972; (p. 20)

— Review of Poet's Choice 1972 1972 periodical issue anthology ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry ; The Pen of Feathers : Poems David Rowbotham , 1971 selected work poetry ; Kenneth Slessor Herbert C. Jaffa , 1977 single work criticism ; Australian Poetry 1971 1971 anthology poetry
[Review] Australian Poetry 1971 [and] Selected Poems A. Pollard , single work review
— Review of Australian Poetry 1971 1971 anthology poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry
[Review] Where the Wind Came [and] Selected Poems Katharine England , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 12 February 1972; (p. 18)

— Review of Where the Wind Came : Poems Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1971 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry
Sluggish Muse P. Roberts , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 March 1972; (p. 19)

— Review of Where the Wind Came : Poems Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1971 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Roland Robinson , 1971 selected work poetry ; The Pen of Feathers : Poems David Rowbotham , 1971 selected work poetry
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