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The Peep-Hole single work   poetry   "Unmasked behind the willow-tree,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1923... 1923 The Peep-Hole
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  • This poem has been attributed to both Kenneth Slessor and Jack Lindsay. As it twice appeared earlier under the name Lindsay, this is the author given.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Poetry in Australia 1923 Sydney : Vision Press , 1923 Z531588 1923 anthology poetry Sydney : Vision Press , 1923 pg. 127
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Fauns and Ladies Jack Lindsay , Kirribilli : John Kirtley , 1923 Z1044724 1923 selected work poetry Kirribilli : John Kirtley , 1923 pg. 27
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Kenneth Slessor : Collected Poems Kenneth Slessor , Dennis Haskell (editor), Geoffrey Dutton (editor), Pymble : Angus and Robertson , 1994 Z396988 1994 collected work poetry drama Comprehensive collection of Slessor's work from earlier selections as well as previously uncollected work, with preface, chronology and extensive textual and explanatory notes. Pymble : Angus and Robertson , 1994 pg. 323-324
    Note: A copy of this poem was found amongst Kenneth Slessor's papers in the NLA (MS 3020/21/201). The editors of this collection assumed the work was an early poem by Slessor. This is almost certainly not the case.
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