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Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 Other Summers
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Notes

  • Dedication: This book is for Sarah Day and Andrew Sant
  • Epigraph: now these delights for my companions I shall sing beautifully - Sappho, Fragment 160

Contents

* Contents derived from the Fitzroy North, Fitzroy - Collingwood area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,:Black Pepper , 2006 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Immortalsi"A breeze fills up the manna gum's huge lung,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 1-2)
Tomorrowlandi"You can't see it from here,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 3-4)
Im Sommerwindi"On a hot listless Sunday afternoon", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 5-6)
The Time Machinei"It's not by that contraption, nor inside", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 7-8)
Photography for Beginnersi"Taken before their time,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 9-10)
History of the Housei"Switch off the radio.", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 11-13)
Another Countryi"She said she loved being a woman.", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 14)
So Goodi"Can anything feel worse:", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Traleei"And later, wondering, 'Can this be true?'", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 17-18)
English as a Foreign Languagei"One day in bed I read Cavafy", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 19)
Song Without Wordsi"Quite early on a Sunday morning,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 20-21)
Merlin and Vivieni"And in the hollow oak he lay as dead,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 22-23)
The Kissi"How can she do this now that it's all changed,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 24-25)
Man on the Mooni"Hardly a feature in the evening sky", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 26-27)
The Transit of Venusi"Today's the day a heaven-sent", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 28-30)
Proprioceptioni"Circling the fountain at the roundabout", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 33-34)
Unsunnedi"A disc that should have been the sun, moon pale -", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 35)
State Secretsi"The imagery was true. When Eve", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 36-37)
The Sorcerer's Apprenticei"The cards are dealt.", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 43-44)
Eighth Heaveni"I open the flyscreen door and slip inside,", Stephen Edgar , single work poetry (p. 45-47)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled John Sheppard , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Five Bells , Spring/Summer vol. 15-16 no. 4/1 2008; (p. 156-159)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Tight Knot of Time Pauline Reeve , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: BlueDog , vol. 6 no. 12 2007; (p. 58-63)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Other Summers Shane McCauley , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Indigo , Winter no. 1 2007; (p. 99-102)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Poetry Oliver Dennis , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 11 May no. 5432 2007; (p. 28)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Untitled Stephen Lawrence , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Wet Ink , Summer no. 5 2006; (p. 55-56)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Fluent Rhyme and Metre Come Up Trumps Geoff Page , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 11 November 2006; (p. 16)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Clarity and Mastery Gregory Kratzmann , 2006-2007 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January no. 287 2006-2007; (p. 54-55)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Poetry Survey Janet Upcher , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Island , Summer no. 107 2006; (p. 61-66)

— Review of Subterranean Radio Songs Joel Deane , 2005 selected work poetry ; Midden Places Kirsty Sangster , 2006 selected work poetry ; Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry ; Folly and Grief Jennifer Harrison , 2006 selected work poetry ; Balance: New and Selected Poems John Allison , 2006 selected work poetry
Untitled Stephen Lawrence , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Wet Ink , Summer no. 5 2006; (p. 55-56)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
Poetry Oliver Dennis , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 11 May no. 5432 2007; (p. 28)

— Review of Other Summers Stephen Edgar , 2006 selected work poetry
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