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Issue Details: First known date: 1991... 1991 Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems
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Notes

  • Dedication: For Ron and Debbie

Contents

* Contents derived from the Wollongong, Wollongong area, Illawarra, South Coast, New South Wales,:Five Islands Press , 1991 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Bald Hill with Glidersi"The Falcon's down there, see it there? Where they", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 8-9)
Shipwrecki"the stars wheel and sink", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 10-11)
Equinox (for Bert Flugelman)i"& the earth for a moment", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 12-13)
Potatoesi"The old man, handkerchief", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 14)
The Falli"Summer again. Rain around us heavy", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 15)
Carpet Snakei"As she answers the door she hears", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 16-17)
Blacksmithi"Old Angus the blacksmith remembered the diggers", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 18-19)
Crowsi"April finds me sick. And morning", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 20)
Christmas at Dunbartoni"by which your friend & mine", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 21)
Seven Floors Upi"And rain again", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 22-23)
The Sawyeri"A week alone, I've covered miles", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 24-25)
Achei"It's a slight persistent ache", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 26)
Wordless Poemi"1 this poem has no words", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 27)
Dear Pauli"asked him for advice", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 28)
Facing the Music (for John Forbes)i"There's no end to sex. It's like", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 29)
The Piglet as Decadent (for Aritha van Herk)i"He doesn't know the knife", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 30)
Reading Tranter Without Training Wheelsi"I'm under the influence", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 31)
Ned Kelly Takes His Love to the Beachi"Naked they jump into the sea", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 32-33)
Still Life with Video: Meeting with Norma Jeani"... making loops of education video ...", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 34)
A Maggoti"Along a bush track he walks,", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 35)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Wollongong, Wollongong area, Illawarra, South Coast, New South Wales,: Five Islands Press , 1991 .
      Extent: 79p.
      Note/s:
      • Arranged under four headings: 1. Bald Hill with Gliders 2. Oedip(erect)us 3. Accents 4. Midnight's Children.
      ISBN: 1874604014

Works about this Work

On Searching and Surviving Hugh Oakes , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Mattoid , no. 43 1992; (p. 203-208)

— Review of Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry
Some New Poetry of 1991 S. K. Kelen , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , March vol. 52 no. 1 1992; (p. 173-177)

— Review of Folds in the Map Andrew Taylor , 1991 selected work poetry ; A Madder Dance Sarah Day , 1991 selected work poetry ; This is the Stone / Pharaohs Returning Alison Croggon , Fiona Perry , 1991 selected work poetry ; Excavation : (Arguments and Monologues) Gig Ryan , 1990 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Dorothy Hewett , 1991 selected work poetry ; Plain Dreaming : New and Selected Poems Joyce Lee , 1991 selected work poetry ; Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry
Poetry: a National Pastime that is Taken for Granted S. K. Kelen , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 8 February 1992; (p. C4)

— Review of Folds in the Map Andrew Taylor , 1991 selected work poetry ; Holding the Golden Apple : Love Poems Margaret Diesendorf , 1985 selected work poetry ; Surviving the Shadow Terry Gillmore , 1990 selected work poetry ; A Madder Dance Sarah Day , 1991 selected work poetry ; Mottled Shallows : Selected Verse of John K. Murphy John K. Murphy , 1991 selected work poetry ; Plain Dreaming : New and Selected Poems Joyce Lee , 1991 selected work poetry ; Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry ; Red Dirt Tim Thorne , 1991 selected work poetry
Poetry is Big Today Barbara Giles , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Refrain : Poetry Review (Supplement to Australian Book Review) 1992; (p. 10)

— Review of Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry ; Practising Breathing Jean Kent , 1991 selected work poetry
Poetry is Big Today Barbara Giles , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February-March no. 138 1992; (p. 43-44)

— Review of Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry ; Practising Breathing Jean Kent , 1991 selected work poetry
Poetry is Big Today Barbara Giles , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February-March no. 138 1992; (p. 43-44)

— Review of Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry ; Practising Breathing Jean Kent , 1991 selected work poetry
Poetry is Big Today Barbara Giles , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Refrain : Poetry Review (Supplement to Australian Book Review) 1992; (p. 10)

— Review of Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry ; Practising Breathing Jean Kent , 1991 selected work poetry
Poetry: a National Pastime that is Taken for Granted S. K. Kelen , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 8 February 1992; (p. C4)

— Review of Folds in the Map Andrew Taylor , 1991 selected work poetry ; Holding the Golden Apple : Love Poems Margaret Diesendorf , 1985 selected work poetry ; Surviving the Shadow Terry Gillmore , 1990 selected work poetry ; A Madder Dance Sarah Day , 1991 selected work poetry ; Mottled Shallows : Selected Verse of John K. Murphy John K. Murphy , 1991 selected work poetry ; Plain Dreaming : New and Selected Poems Joyce Lee , 1991 selected work poetry ; Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry ; Red Dirt Tim Thorne , 1991 selected work poetry
Some New Poetry of 1991 S. K. Kelen , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , March vol. 52 no. 1 1992; (p. 173-177)

— Review of Folds in the Map Andrew Taylor , 1991 selected work poetry ; A Madder Dance Sarah Day , 1991 selected work poetry ; This is the Stone / Pharaohs Returning Alison Croggon , Fiona Perry , 1991 selected work poetry ; Excavation : (Arguments and Monologues) Gig Ryan , 1990 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Dorothy Hewett , 1991 selected work poetry ; Plain Dreaming : New and Selected Poems Joyce Lee , 1991 selected work poetry ; Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry
On Searching and Surviving Hugh Oakes , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Mattoid , no. 43 1992; (p. 203-208)

— Review of Bald Hill with Gliders : Poems Ron Pretty , 1991 selected work poetry
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