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Issue Details: First known date: 1972... 1972 Poems 1961-1971
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Notes

  • Dedication: "To my friends whom it would be invidious to particularise."

Contents

* Contents derived from the Brisbane, Queensland,:Jacaranda Press , 1972 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Tacitus to Plinyi"Defeated summer's banners, gold and red,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 3-6)
Consolation to Remusi"It was wrong, of course, to jump and jeer at your brother's wall.", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 7)
Divus Juliusi"The vote was a rash one, surely, electing you to the heavenly club.", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 8)
Lines to Hypermnestrai"Madam, your high restraint deserves the stressing", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 9)
On Reading The Latin Poetsi"Why read the Latin poets, you enquire?", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 10)
Poetry of the Hearti"Not now: sir, you obeyed and saw within", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 11)
Catullusi"We are wards in Diana's faith,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 15)
Palladas of Alexandriai"I was much shocked, where three roads meet,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 16)
Balladei"I know the counsel by his gown,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 17)
Ballade to Maitre Jean Cotarti"Item, to Master John Cotart,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 18)
Epitaph for Francois Rabelaisi"If where the mouldering dead repose", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 19-20)
Sonnets for Helenei"These long long nights of winter, when the dawdling moon", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 21)
The Persimmonsi"Six tawny globes, crowned with black polar stars,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 25)
Periodicityi"Every morning I begin", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 26)
To Brian Medlini"Fifteen years ago we drank", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 27)
Late Autumn on the Beachi"The sea is cool but cannot chill,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 28)
The Birds on North Terracei"How odd in this most staid of cities", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 29)
Xmas 1961i"Hark, the store directors sing,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 30)
Blind Datei"I wonder what my death has done today,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 31)
On a Certain Poet of my Acquaintancei"He extols the carnal passions,", John Bray , single work poetry (p. 32)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

[Review] Poems 1961-1971 Maurice Dunlevy , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 20 May 1972; (p. 13)

— Review of Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
[Review] Poems 1961-1971 Katharine England , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 1 July 1972; (p. 18)

— Review of Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
Classical Pieces Martin Haley , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Makar , September vol. 8 no. 2 1972; (p. 42-43)

— Review of Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
Two Southern Poets Peter Steele , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Poetry Australia , no. 45 1972; (p. 56-60)

— Review of For the Record : Poems Anne Elder , 1972 selected work poetry ; Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
[Review] Poems Against Economics [and] Poems 1961-1971 P. Roberts , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 August 1972; (p. 20)

— Review of Poems against Economics Les Murray , 1972 selected work poetry ; Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
Didactism and Romanticism : A Review of Some Recent Australian Verse S. E. Lee , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , December vol. 32 no. 4 1972; (p. 302-317)

— Review of The Brineshrimp Rhyll McMaster , 1972 selected work poetry ; The Captain and the Birds and Other Poems I. V. Hansen , 1971 selected work poetry ; Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry ; The Inspector of Tides Michael Dransfield , 1972 selected work poetry ; Winter Matins, and Other Poems R. F. Brissenden , 1971 selected work poetry ; Opus 4 R. H. Morrison , 1971 selected work poetry ; A Shadow and a Wish Anne Holman , 1971 selected work poetry
[Review] Poems Against Economics [and] Poems 1961-1971 P. Roberts , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 August 1972; (p. 20)

— Review of Poems against Economics Les Murray , 1972 selected work poetry ; Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
Two Southern Poets Peter Steele , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Poetry Australia , no. 45 1972; (p. 56-60)

— Review of For the Record : Poems Anne Elder , 1972 selected work poetry ; Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
Classical Pieces Martin Haley , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: Makar , September vol. 8 no. 2 1972; (p. 42-43)

— Review of Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
[Review] Poems 1961-1971 Katharine England , 1972 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 1 July 1972; (p. 18)

— Review of Poems 1961-1971 John Bray , 1972 selected work poetry
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