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Robin Hyde


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The Desolate Star And Other Poems


"To J.H.E.S. Whose friendship has meant so much to this book"

 

Introduction
In mid-1929 John Schroder and Robin Hyde began selecting material for Hydeís first collection, to be composed mainly of poems Schroder had published in the Christchurch Sun ...

Contents
The Desolate Star
Ghosts 
The English Trees 
Hanmer Woods  
Running Water 
Seekers 
South 
Dream World 
Silence 
The Farmerís Wife 
Division 
The Trees 
Conflagration 
Quietude 
Growing Old 
Knights And The Dragon 
The Last Gift 
Tryst 
Half Moon 
Desert 
Mists In The City 
In Memory 
Hospital
Wind Of Spring 
Over The Fields
Dust 
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Acknowledgments: Poems in this book were originally printed in The Sun, Christchurch; The Sun, Auckland; The Star, Auckland; The Sydney Bulletin; Art in New Zealand; N.Z. Artistís Annual; Aussie and The Triad .


This is an nzepc transcription of the original edition.

 


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Last updated 10 March, 2003