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Sweeping the courtyard : the selected poems of Michael Harlow.

Author: Michael Harlow
Publisher: Lyttelton, New Zealand : Cold Hub Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : First edition
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Genre/Form: New Zealand poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Harlow
ISBN: 9780473274207 0473274205
OCLC Number: 878391820
Description: 174 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Sweeping the courtyard --
The nannies are coming! --
Edges --
'say simply a kind of perfection' --
Kite --
Design --
Minoan sonnet --
The book of quiet --
The identikit --
The Parson's sermon --
The report --
The feet and a fit of shoes --
The albums of youf lady tourists --
In the head of the axe --
The door --
Nothing but Switzerland and lemonade --
Inside the question that has not yet been asked --
Today is the piano's birthday --
The final arrangement --
The witness chair --
Brief history of the jackboot --
Pace, Voltaire: question & reply --
Anecdotal aesthetics in Athens --
Paschal transfiguration --
Not less by dreaming more --
Devotion to the small --
Ein programm sonnet for the 21st century --
Composition in glass, for --
Texts for composition --
Vlaminck's tie --
In flight (after Berryman) --
Gossipmonger --
'Dressed to kill'/a valediction --
Pensioners --
'For words are persons' --
The war of course is elsewhere --
Parallax poem for the co-incident --
Missing the mark --
Printed matter/ein Freudscher Verschreiber --
Roman soldiers, a narrative --
No problem, but not easy --
'Talking at the boundary' --
How nice --
Stop-time, Galata Kebabçi/Dunedin --
In which --
Sarabande andante --
Xenophon's dog --
Squaring the circle --
Giotto's elephant --
On the Côte d'Azur --
Necromatic interlude --
In the black box --
Oh, what a fetish --
Apocalyptic greeting card: hello, goodbye --
Fix it --
'But the gate of heaven is everywhere' --
Spoons --
Cassandra's daughter --
And, yes --
La trapéziste --
Longing for harmonies, lettre de Menton --
Question --
Learning the language --
'Cremation blues' --
Conversation --
Song, for two players --
Metamorphosis --
Nocturne --
Detour --
Night sister --
On day-release --
The insomnia notebook, 4 am --
'I am a tyger' --
RSVP --
'But life goes on' --
Evangelical 'high roller' --
Moving the dirt --
Reading Mandelstam --
Opening the book --
A shout --
In a field of snow --
Lovers' quarrel --
All about the world --
Canticle --
Beat the pot and sing --
Look, a round --
Icing on the cake, with God and Darwin --
The waywardness of words --
Heavy traffic in the dark --
Translating Narcissus --
'Heart absolutely I can' --
Billet-doux --
The world also is a place --
The tram conductor's blue cap --
Waiting --
'Bride with beautiful feet' --
The light is dark enough --
Our undertaker as fallen angel --
On the fault line --
The longest day of the year --
The return --
Death duties --
Nightmare --
Los hombres verdes --
On looking in the lost and found --
Taking a line for a walk --
The invisible reader.

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