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Issue Details: First known date: 1973... 1973 Ithaka : Modern Greek Poetry in Translation
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  • translation

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Island Press , 1973 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Six Folk Songs : I : Pass By My Countryi"My friends of Roumeli, and you, sons of Moria,", Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 5)
Six Folk Songs : II : the Hero's Armsi"The hero's arms should not be sold.", Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 6)
Six Folk Songs : III : the Death of Dhiyenisi"On Tuesday Dhiyenis was born, on Tuedsay he will die.", Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 7-8)
Six Folk Songs : IV : Kitsos' Motheri"Kitsos' mother sat on the bank of the river", Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 9)
Six Folk Songs : V : of Varlamisi"Three plane trees,", Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 10)
Six Folk Songs : VI : the Black Mountainsi"The Black Mountains weep and cannot be consoled.", Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 11)
On a Shipi"It looks like him, certainly, this small", Konstantinos Kavafis , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 12)
Pani"On the deserted beach's rock, on the harsh shingle's heat-haze,", Anghelos Sikelianos , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 13-14)
To the Navigators of the Trojan Wari"In the little shop under the Empire State", Thanos Veremis , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 15)
The Portraitsi"Well, here it is again, fresh from the workshop", G. T. Vafopoulos , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 16-19)
Chalk Sketch for an Escapei"Take no risks with the dead.", Matthaios Moundes , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 20)
`Everything Ends One Day...'i"`Everything ends one day.' Or, `It's too late now,'", Manolis Anaghnostakis , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 21-22)
The Balli"A sunny afternoon.", Lefteris Poulios , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 23)
The Thefti"One night", Renos Apostolidhis , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 24)
Xoanai"paper doves", Nikos Engonopoulos , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 25)
Old Horoscopesi"Now don't you fret, Mr Sylvester, nothing wrong", Andhreas Karandonis , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 26-27)
The Dim Riversi"We rode in dugout logs down tormented rivers", Nikiforos Vrettakos , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 28-33)
Last Nighti"Last night my body was a beach", Matsi Andhreou , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 34)
Where, Leading...i"Where, leading the flowers", Miltos Sakhtouris , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 35)
Naxosi"We set off for Naxos on April the nineteenth", Iakovos Kampanelis , Martin Johnston , single work poetry (p. 36)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Island Press , 1973 .
      Extent: 62p.
      Limited edition info: Limited to 10 hardbound autographed copies, and 200 paperbound copies.
      Description: illus.
      Note/s:
      • Some of the illustrations appear to be by the author.
      ISBN: 0909771073

Works about this Work

Martin Johnston (1947-1990) Gig Ryan , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Scripsi , vol. 7 no. 3 1992; (p. 229-244) Journal of Poetics Research , March no. 4 2016;
Martin Johnston (1947-1990) Gig Ryan , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Scripsi , vol. 7 no. 3 1992; (p. 229-244) Journal of Poetics Research , March no. 4 2016;
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