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Contents

* Contents derived from the Adelaide, South Australia,:Bibliophile Books , 1983 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Bunyip and the Whistling Kettlei"I knew a most superior camper", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry humour (p. 1-2)
Fife Tunei"One morning in spring", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 3)
Fencing Schooli"White to the neck he glides and plunges", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 4)
Defensive Positioni"Cupping her chin and lying there, the Bren", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry war literature (p. 5)
The Sirensi"Odysseus heard the sirens; they were singing", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 6)
Another Recruiti"Nude of his kindred in a solitude", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 7)
The Tomb of Lt. John Learmonth, AIFi"This is not sorrow, this is work : I build", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry war literature (p. 8-9)
What Bill Lewis Told His Grandsoni"With a price on his head of a thousand pound", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 10)
Chillianwallah Stationi"When his hopes of a colonelcy faded away", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 11)
On the Boundaryi"Young McIvor jackarooing", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 12)
Contemporariesi"Much like a bruised and filthy dancing bear", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 13)
April 1916 : Easter Week : Dublini"The stone shall yet be rolled away", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 14)
August 1936 : Garcia Lorca Murdered in Granadai"Night by nightfall more benighted", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 15)
Nightmaresi"When bright Orion has declined", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 16)
New Englandi"Poplar country, weeping-willow country", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 17)
L'Embarquement pour Cytherei"Watteau was slightly silly to equip", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 18)
Helen and Theseusi"Nemesis' daughter, priestess of the moon,", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 19)
Flute Girli"Blow, little angel, your bamboo,", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry (p. 20)
Makhno's Philosophersi"Back in tachanka days, when Red and Green", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry satire (p. 21-22)
Bogong Jack and the Trooperi"There's a story told about Bogong Jack", J. S. Manifold , single work poetry humour (p. 23-24)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

A Note on Aileen Palmer's 'The Swans/The Wanderer' Judith Rodriguez , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Hecate , vol. 36 no. 1 & 2 2010; (p. 214-215)
Untitled Susan McKernan , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 1 September 1985; (p. 15)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
On Manifold's Selection Graham Rowlands , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , September no. 96 1984; (p. 27-28)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
A Renaissance Ideal Lives in a Workers' Suburb and Drinks Sherry Michael Sharkey , 1983 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 31 December 1983; (p. 32)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
Untitled David Rowbotham , 1983 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 5 November 1983; (p. 30)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
Verse Has Twist of Sympathy and Satire Bruce Beaver , 1983 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 29-30 October 1983; (p. 15)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry ; The Projectionist : A Sequence Philip Salom , 1983 selected work sequence poetry
Untitled David Rowbotham , 1983 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 5 November 1983; (p. 30)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
A Renaissance Ideal Lives in a Workers' Suburb and Drinks Sherry Michael Sharkey , 1983 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 31 December 1983; (p. 32)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
On Manifold's Selection Graham Rowlands , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , September no. 96 1984; (p. 27-28)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
Untitled Susan McKernan , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 1 September 1985; (p. 15)

— Review of On My Selection : Poems by John Manifold Chosen by the Author J. S. Manifold , 1983 selected work poetry
A Note on Aileen Palmer's 'The Swans/The Wanderer' Judith Rodriguez , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Hecate , vol. 36 no. 1 & 2 2010; (p. 214-215)
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