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Shapcott, Thomas W.

Overview
Works: 238 works in 458 publications in 3 languages and 4,447 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Translator
Classifications: PR9619.3.S47, 821
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Most widely held works about Thomas W Shapcott
 
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Contemporary American & Australian poetry by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

9 editions published between 1917 and 1976 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hotel Bellevue by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Shapcott combines lyricism and irony in a sensual, evocative novel about the rape of innocence, constructed round a real event - the unpopular demolition of the historical Hotel Bellevue
Selected poems by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gatherers and hunters by Thomas W Shapcott( )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set mainly in Australia. Personal challenges of childhood and adolescence are contrasted with political nuances that have a wider implication. -- Cover
The search for Galina by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel set in Queensland, Australia, exploring different kinds of sacrifice, from the everyday to the ritually macabre. By the author of H̀otel Bellevue'
White stag of exile by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel dice by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome! : poems by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Limestone and lemon wine by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories of life in the fictional Australian town of Limestone
Focus on Charles Blackman by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment made marvellous : a celebration of UQP poetry by University of Queensland Press( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birthday gift : a novel by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A taste of salt water : poems by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

8 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consolidation : the second paperback poets anthology( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Charles Blackman by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book looks at the Australian artist Charles Blackman who is one of only a handful of Australian painters whose work has attracted international acclaim
The literature board : a brief history by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begin with walking by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city of home by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts of us by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A breathtaking new poetry volume from one of Australia's literary luminaries. In Parts of Us, Thomas Shapcott demonstrates why he remains one of the country's leading poets. Poetic styles in the volume range from sonnet sequences to long lyrical meditations, from dramatic monologues to more confessional works
Chekhov's mongoose by Thomas W Shapcott( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is "an old story". Twenty-three years later, he sat on his bed in the dark in the same room. Like irridescent dust, his hair now covered his body - shoulder, belly, and of course the luxuriant beard. Only his skull was hairless, nothing would alter that. For twenty-one of those years, he had looked at each mirror and always the verdict : going gone. There was the cheval-glass in Madame Veronique's salon - she called it a salon - and the gold framed Verseilles monstrosity of his ambassadorial days, that had been an indulgence. More important was the small steel mirror - army issue - it was still close to hand, had he needed it. Like a blue army in the green heat, it had multiplied in his mind over the years and always with the same curse: twenty-three years will pass, and you will be back to where you started. Slowly, he got up off the bed. He reached for his razor
 
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The moment made marvellous : a celebration of UQP poetry
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The moment made marvellous : a celebration of UQP poetryParts of usChekhov's mongoose
Alternative Names
Shapcott, T. W. 1935-

Shapcott, T. W. (Thomas William), 1935-

Shapcott Thomas

Shapcott, Thomas 1935-

Shapcott, Thomas W.

Shapcott, Thomas William 1935-

Shapcott, Tom.

Shapcott, Tom 1935-

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