Issue Details: First known date: 1972... 1972 Seedtime : A Collection of Recent Poetry
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  • Recent poetry of the time, including work by Australian poets.
  • Epigraph: Fair seed-time had my soul, and I grew up
    Fostered alike by beauty and by fear.
    The Prelude, Book 1.

  • Contents indexed selectively.


* Contents derived from the Sydney,: Angus and Robertson , 1972 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Letter from a Fox-Hole, 1977i"By our toxins you will know us. I, Lt. Waldemar Gulbransen,", Bruce Dawe , 1968 single work poetry (p. 14)
The Way We Live Nowi"Here the talk's of flowering annuals,", William Grono , 1969 single work poetry (p. 31-32)
The Blind Loversi"Tossed by spontaneous violence to a shore", Miriam Stone , 1962 single work poetry (p. 65)
Aubadei"All night naked you and I", R. F. Brissenden , 1966 single work poetry (p. 66)
Portrait of a Widoweri"Leaves on the lawn. The sea-breeze blows.", Hal Colebatch , 1969 single work poetry (p. 68)
The Childi"When first she came", Dorothy Hewett , 1969 single work poetry (p. 70)
Easy Does Iti"I have to be careful with my boy.", Bruce Dawe , 1969 single work poetry (p. 71)
Gullsi"Low tide the gulls", Grace Perry , 1970 single work poetry (p. 72)
The Sadness of the Creaturesi"We live in a third floor flat", Peter Porter , 1969 single work poetry (p. 81-83)
Sami"i know what i would do", Ian Lightfoot , 1970 single work poetry (p. 112-113)
In the Playgroundi"I am not the corner", Thomas Shapcott , 1972 single work poetry (p. 114-115)
A Visit to the Ruinsi"This charming archaeologist, with her spade,", A. D. Hope , 1968 single work poetry (p. 136-137)

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