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Issue Details: First known date: 1909... 1909 Alpha Centauri
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* Contents derived from the Melbourne, Victoria,:Lothian , 1909 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Australia Undefendedi"The blue sea skirts her slim, sun-ambered feet.", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 16-21)
In the Churchi"They sang of Death and Judgment in the church,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 23)
The Telegrami"Across the desolation of waste and silent land,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 26-27)
Feveri""A whirlwind o'er the suncracked plain blows, at the tent flap tearing,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 28-29)
The Lonely Womani"Where the ironbarks are hanging leaves disconsolate and pale,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 30-31)
The Other Sidei"I am busy sorting the morning's post;", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 32-33)
Fetteredi"Elma chides because she says that my love has faded;", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 34-35)
On the Pieri"Far out, where a path of silver leads over the tumbling sea,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 36-37)
I Rememberi"I sit by the fire, for the nights are cold", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 38-39)
Ready Madesi"All day she works at the sewing machine in the factory opposite,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 40-41)
Peace and Wari"An old-world garden, full of tangled sweets", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 54)
The Outlawi"In the watches of the night I hear his hoof-beats pass,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 55-56)
An Old Womani"I saw her pass", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 57-58)
The Girl in Yellowi"The girl in yellow on the stage", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 59)
Chaperonesi"With chilly feet and aching eyes, sitting against the wall,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 62-63)
The Sagei"We talked of science in a lighted room,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 64)
The Circus Lioni"The spoil of cunning human hands,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 66)
The New Fencei"They are pulling down the old brown fence; they started work today.", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 67)
The Pantheisti"Through painted windows here and there, the summer sun steals in,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 69-70)
The Poster Girli"She hangs o'er the railway station, 'neath the haze of city skies,", Mabel Forrest , single work poetry (p. 80-81)

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Works about this Work

A Shelf of Women's Books Bernice May , 1926 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian Woman's Mirror , 2 March vol. 2 no. 14 1926; (p. 8, 57)
May writes of her desire to have a bookshelf full of women writers and discusses some of her favourites, both Australian and non-Australian.
Australian 1910 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 20 January vol. 31 no. 1562 1910; (p. 2)

— Review of Alpha Centauri Mabel Forrest , 1909 selected work poetry
Australian 1910 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 20 January vol. 31 no. 1562 1910; (p. 2)

— Review of Alpha Centauri Mabel Forrest , 1909 selected work poetry
A Shelf of Women's Books Bernice May , 1926 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian Woman's Mirror , 2 March vol. 2 no. 14 1926; (p. 8, 57)
May writes of her desire to have a bookshelf full of women writers and discusses some of her favourites, both Australian and non-Australian.
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