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Issue Details: First known date: 1954... 1954 Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54
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* Contents derived from the Melbourne, Victoria,:Cheshire , 1954 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Seaside Preludei"Forsaken country of the imagination", Alexander Craig , 1954 single work poetry (p. 1)
Three Poems for Ruth, Alexander Craig , 1954 sequence poetry (p. 1-3)
The Treesi"See, waving trees whose branches interweave", Alexander Craig , 1954 single work poetry (p. 2)
The Streami"Night after night the mind, like water stirred,", Alexander Craig , 1954 single work poetry (p. 3)
Innocence and Experiencei"I see them move like clouded angels, shown", Alexander Craig , 1950 single work poetry Proem : The Muses (p. 4)
The Advent of the Angeli"Attending him the constellated stars", Alexander Craig , 1947 single work poetry (p. 5)
Heaven and Helli"In Hell, among the roaring flames,", Alexander Craig , 1948 single work poetry (p. 6-7)
Philosopher's Stonei"The nature of a soul at war,", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 8)
The First Voyagersi"Three men of Ireland left its air", Alexander Craig , 1950 single work poetry (p. 9)
The Mountain of Uraniai"Arcturus, gleaming from the Bear,", Alexander Craig , 1951 single work poetry (p. 10-13)
A Farewelli"Scornful alike of all immortal themes,", Alexander Craig , 1951 single work poetry (p. 14-15)
The Seai"Lost thoughts, no longer sensuous", Alexander Craig , 1950 single work poetry (p. 16-17)
Illusion : 1 : The Strangeri"Now in my peregrinations through the mind", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 18)
Illusion : 2 : Separationi"Half of my life, why is it you deny", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 18-19)
Illusion : 3 : The Shorei"`All things betray the heart.'", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 19)
Illusion : 4 : The Echoi"There is no life now in her city.", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 19-20)
Illusion : 5 : The Gatei"Had I a voice so large and clear", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 20)
Illusion : 6 : Aftermathi"The living images invade my mind", Alexander Craig , 1952 single work poetry (p. 21)
Rose and Lilaci"O month of blossoms, month of deadly chill", Louis Aragon , Alexander Craig (translator), 1946 single work poetry Lilac and Rose (p. 22-23)
Note: Includes the annotation 'After the French of Louis Aragon'. Craig further comments in an explanatory note that 'M. Aragon's poem was written in 1940, at the time of the fall of France'.
Elegyi"Above the clouds that mask the air", Alexander Craig , 1948 single work poetry 1946 (p. 24)
Note: With title: 1946

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Works about this Work

Two Poets 1957 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 5 June vol. 78 no. 4034 1957; (p. 58)

— Review of Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54 Alexander Craig , 1954 selected work poetry
Untitled Charles Higham , 1955 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 23 April 1955; (p. 16)

— Review of Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54 Alexander Craig , 1954 selected work poetry
[Review]Far-Back Country [and] The World's Flesh William T. Fleming , 1955 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 14 no. 2 1955; (p. 271-273)

— Review of Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54 Alexander Craig , 1954 selected work poetry ; The World's Flesh Vincent Buckley , 1954 selected work poetry
[Review]Far-Back Country [and] The World's Flesh William T. Fleming , 1955 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 14 no. 2 1955; (p. 271-273)

— Review of Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54 Alexander Craig , 1954 selected work poetry ; The World's Flesh Vincent Buckley , 1954 selected work poetry
Untitled Charles Higham , 1955 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 23 April 1955; (p. 16)

— Review of Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54 Alexander Craig , 1954 selected work poetry
Two Poets 1957 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 5 June vol. 78 no. 4034 1957; (p. 58)

— Review of Far-Back Country : Poems 1944-54 Alexander Craig , 1954 selected work poetry
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