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Issue Details: First known date: 1944... 1944 The Moonlit Doorway : Poems
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Notes

  • Dedication: To Jane Lindsay.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1944 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Heati"`Well, this is where I go down to the river,'", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 1-2)
A Young Womani"Are you eternal virgin, that each night", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 2-3)
Going Upstairsi""Give me the candle, then," I said, and took it,", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 3-4)
Norman's Placei"Blessed by the mountain sun, kissed by that air", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 4-5)
What the Mirror Saidi"Gold bracelets for her hands and feet, I think,", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 5-6)
The Vinei"Whispered to by the wind, soothed by the sun", Seaforth MacKenzie , single work poetry (p. 6-7)
The Deserted Hearti"Deliver me up to earth and all green things", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 7-8)
The Moonlit Doorwayi"The peacock-eye of the half-moon long since up;", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 8-11)
Eight Sonnetsi"You have disturbed my conscience and my soul", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 12-16)
Who Cried Out ...i"Who cried out in the night?", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 16)
Red Dawni"Here's the red dawn you hate-", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 17)
The End of Winter Once More, as at the End ...i"Once more, as at the end of my last winter,", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 18)
The Kissi"Lost in your pale and honied lips' delight", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 19)
She Looks into the Window She Looks into the Window's Glassy Light ...i"She looks into the window's glassy light", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 20)
The Moon The Golden Petal ...i"The golden petal of the moon,", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 21)
Musici"Tonight there's too much music in my mind-", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 21-22)
The Bugle The Sorrowful Velvet Ribbon ...i"The sorrowful velvet ribbon of the bugle notes", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 22-24)
Asleepi"Strange - that the doorway of the heart tonight", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 23-29)
I Saw the Moon Set ...i"I saw the moon set in your memory", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 24)
The Tree at Post 4i"I am the first, of all the rancorous men", Kenneth Mackenzie , single work poetry (p. 25)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Poetry and Autobiography Douglas Stewart , 1948 single work review
— Appears in: The Flesh and the Spirit : An Outlook on Literature 1948; (p. 170-173)

— Review of The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Untitled S. Musgrove , 1945 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin Papers , Winter vol. 4 no. 2 1945; (p. 137-139)

— Review of Spright and Geist R. G. H. , 1944 selected work poetry ; The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Four Poets and an Anthology John K. Ewers , 1945 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 6 no. 4 1945; (p. 45-49)

— Review of Australian Poetry 1943 1944 anthology poetry ; The Delectable Mountains : and other poems Leonard Mann , 1944 selected work poetry ; As Iron Hills : Poems Flexmore Hudson , 1944 selected work poetry ; The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Poetry is Not Dead A. R. Chisholm , 1945 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Quarterly , vol. 17 no. 1 1945; (p. 114-118)

— Review of One Hundred Poems : 1919-1939 Kenneth Slessor , 1944 selected work poetry ; Poems from the desert Great Britain. Army. Army, Eighth , 1944 selected work poetry ; Spright and Geist R. G. H. , 1944 selected work poetry ; The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Poetry and Autobiography Douglas Stewart , 1944 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 29 November vol. 65 no. 3381 1944; (p. 2)

— Review of The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Poetry is Not Dead A. R. Chisholm , 1945 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Quarterly , vol. 17 no. 1 1945; (p. 114-118)

— Review of One Hundred Poems : 1919-1939 Kenneth Slessor , 1944 selected work poetry ; Poems from the desert Great Britain. Army. Army, Eighth , 1944 selected work poetry ; Spright and Geist R. G. H. , 1944 selected work poetry ; The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Four Poets and an Anthology John K. Ewers , 1945 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 6 no. 4 1945; (p. 45-49)

— Review of Australian Poetry 1943 1944 anthology poetry ; The Delectable Mountains : and other poems Leonard Mann , 1944 selected work poetry ; As Iron Hills : Poems Flexmore Hudson , 1944 selected work poetry ; The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Poetry and Autobiography Douglas Stewart , 1944 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 29 November vol. 65 no. 3381 1944; (p. 2)

— Review of The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Untitled S. Musgrove , 1945 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin Papers , Winter vol. 4 no. 2 1945; (p. 137-139)

— Review of Spright and Geist R. G. H. , 1944 selected work poetry ; The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
Poetry and Autobiography Douglas Stewart , 1948 single work review
— Appears in: The Flesh and the Spirit : An Outlook on Literature 1948; (p. 170-173)

— Review of The Moonlit Doorway : Poems Kenneth Mackenzie , 1944 selected work poetry
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