skip to content
Where your left hand rests : a collection of poems Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Where your left hand rests : a collection of poems

Author: Fiona Kidman
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Godwit, [2010]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
"It is half a lifetime ago that I began to publish my poems in book form. Exactly. And now it’s half that time again since my last collection. Poetry can apparently desert a writer but I don’t think it ever really does, not if you read and listen to the words and inherent music of other poets. The thing is, it’s not a trick you can turn on, or even the hard slog of an extended work of fiction — at least I don’t  Read more...

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.


Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: New Zealand poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fiona Kidman
ISBN: 9781869621773 1869621778
OCLC Number: 538967689
Notes: Poems.
Description: 125 p. : col. ill. ; 16 cm.
Contents: Speaking with my grandmothers --
Electricity --
One night on Naxos --
Last letters --
Light gathers.
Responsibility: Fiona Kidman.


It's been 35 years since Dame Fiona Kidman's first book of poems was published, and now she is back with another, perfectly timed for her 70th birthday in March 2010. There has been renewed interest  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Where your left hand rests : a collection of poems
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "538967689" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <> ; # Auckland, N.Z.
    library:placeOfPublication <> ;
    schema:about <> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <> ; # Fiona Kidman
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "Speaking with my grandmothers -- Electricity -- One night on Naxos -- Last letters -- Light gathers."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
    schema:genre "New Zealand poetry"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Where your left hand rests : a collection of poems"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "125" ;
    schema:productID "538967689" ;
    schema:publication <> ;
    schema:publisher <> ; # Godwit
    schema:workExample <> ;
    wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # Auckland, N.Z.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Auckland, N.Z." ;

<> # Fiona Kidman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1940" ;
    schema:familyName "Kidman" ;
    schema:givenName "Fiona" ;
    schema:name "Fiona Kidman" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Hardcover ;
    schema:isbn "1869621778" ;
    schema:isbn "9781869621773" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.