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  • Author:agent Philip Mead http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/mead-philip
Issue Details: First known date: 1980... 1980 Be Faithful Go : Poems
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Notes

  • Author's note: The title is taken from a poem by Zbigniew Herbert.
  • One of a series of six small books which were published as a single set. The pagination throughout the set is continuous.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1980 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Revisiting Monaroi"The wind is always", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 67-68)
A Laurel Treei"I remember sitting in", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 69-70)
Tonalityi"The composer has a small", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 71)
Two Poems for Bela Bartok, Philip Mead , sequence poetry (p. 71-72)
Les Saltimbanquesi"And painting? This one is a song", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 72)
Portrait of Isabel Rawthornei"When I first looked at the woman", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 73)
Chinese Graves in Beechworth Cemeteryi"What can I say? Walking here, aware", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 74-75)
Piet Mondrian and Wallace Stevens on Hiroshima Day, 1977i"It could be that that river flowing", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 76-77)
Lorne Pieri"This long, decked, mercenary roost", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 78)
On a Still from Truffaut's Jules and Jimi"I was going to write a poem about", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 79)
Gifti"Quietly, suddenly, one morning", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 80)
Holiday at Mentone 1888i"The sea may be as lifeless", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 81-82)
Which Roomi"I grew up in a house where", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 83-84)
The Whalei"Half-way out towards Antarctica,", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 85)
Port Melbourne Beach, Philip Mead , sequence poetry (p. 85-87)
The Raini"Here where land and sea", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 86-87)
From a Republican Grave: Daniel Henry Deniehy. 1828-1865.i"Who are they now? since the Bathurst ground", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 88-90)
In the Museum, Parisi"It was too cold that day", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 91-93)
W. J. Wills to R. O'Hara Burke 1861i"Burke, but it's hard I know, and harder", Philip Mead , single work poetry (p. 94-95)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Form : A Poetry Chronicle Gary Catalano , 1981 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Spring vol. 40 no. 3 1981; (p. 349-360)

— Review of The Penguin Book of Modern Australian Verse 1981 anthology poetry ; Stalin's Holidays : Poems John Forbes , 1980 selected work poetry ; The Lines of the Hand : Poems 1976-79 Kevin Hart , 1981 selected work poetry ; Armistice : Poems Peter Kocan , 1980 selected work poetry ; Be Faithful Go : Poems Philip Mead , 1980 selected work poetry ; Lives : Poems Andrew Sant , 1980 selected work poetry ; Singing at Night Caroline Caddy , 1980 selected work poetry ; Quarry : A Selection of Contemporary Western Australian Poetry 1981 anthology poetry ; River : Written in Near about the Allyn River 1978-1979 and the City of the Long Red Cloud at Other Times Ross Bennett , 1980 selected work poetry ; Where Two Rivers Meet Norman Talbot , 1980 selected work poetry essay ; Astral Sea : Poems Alan Gould , 1981 selected work poetry ; Country & Eastern : A Featurette Pamela Brown , 1980 selected work poetry short story ; The Division of Anger : Poems Gig Ryan , 1980 selected work poetry ; Winter Driving : Poems Jennifer Strauss , 1981 selected work poetry ; Snow in Summer Grace Perry , 1980 selected work poetry ; Among the Living Alan Jefferies , 1980 selected work poetry
Form : A Poetry Chronicle Gary Catalano , 1981 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Spring vol. 40 no. 3 1981; (p. 349-360)

— Review of The Penguin Book of Modern Australian Verse 1981 anthology poetry ; Stalin's Holidays : Poems John Forbes , 1980 selected work poetry ; The Lines of the Hand : Poems 1976-79 Kevin Hart , 1981 selected work poetry ; Armistice : Poems Peter Kocan , 1980 selected work poetry ; Be Faithful Go : Poems Philip Mead , 1980 selected work poetry ; Lives : Poems Andrew Sant , 1980 selected work poetry ; Singing at Night Caroline Caddy , 1980 selected work poetry ; Quarry : A Selection of Contemporary Western Australian Poetry 1981 anthology poetry ; River : Written in Near about the Allyn River 1978-1979 and the City of the Long Red Cloud at Other Times Ross Bennett , 1980 selected work poetry ; Where Two Rivers Meet Norman Talbot , 1980 selected work poetry essay ; Astral Sea : Poems Alan Gould , 1981 selected work poetry ; Country & Eastern : A Featurette Pamela Brown , 1980 selected work poetry short story ; The Division of Anger : Poems Gig Ryan , 1980 selected work poetry ; Winter Driving : Poems Jennifer Strauss , 1981 selected work poetry ; Snow in Summer Grace Perry , 1980 selected work poetry ; Among the Living Alan Jefferies , 1980 selected work poetry
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