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Holbein Through Silk single work   poetry   "Death, the cool, black ambassadress, is fetal, rigor,"
Issue Details: First known date: 2008... 2008 Holbein Through Silk
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First line of verse: "Death, the cool, black ambassadress, is foetal, rigor,"
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Meanjin vol. 67 no. 4 Summer 2008 Z1543404 2008 periodical issue 2008 pg. 231
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Best Australian Poems 2009 Robert Adamson (editor), Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2009 Z1653957 2009 anthology poetry criticism (taught in 1 units)

    'In The Best Australian Poems 2009, award-winning poet Robert Adamson puts together a selection of the most outstanding poems written by Australian authors over the past year. Alongside renowned names, the editor has solicited contributions from new and emerging poets and some of their work appears in print here for the first time. The result is a vibrant and fascinating edition of this much-loved anthology.' (Publication summary)

    Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2009
    pg. 220
    Note: With first line: Death, the cool, black ambassadress, is foetal, rigor,
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