posted on August 11, 2013 at 5:39 pm


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‘The Time Being’ brings you ‘Uncollected’ by Steve Kilbey. A deluxe edition of his books – Earthed, Nineveh, The Ephemeron, Fruit Machine and other selected works, all in one neat and tidy volume. All copies order through us will be signed by SK.


Once upon a time steve kilbey lived in Mansfield St, Rozelle (Sydney Australia) in an old terrace house. It was 1986, he would sit around in his kitchen banging out poetry. He wanted a poetry book because that’s what popstars did that had done everything else, they released a poetry book or two. Dylan, Bolan, Lennon… if it was good enough for them, then it was good enough for him.


203mm x 133mm

420 pages

Gloss cover

Black text on crème interior

Earthed, 1986 – Steve Kilbey

Nineveh & The Ephemeron, 1999 – Steve Kilbey/Erskine Music & Word

Fruit Machine, 2007 – Steve Kilbey

Uncollected, 1986-2013 – Steve Kilbey

Cover Painting by Steve Kilbey

Edited by Steve Kilbey, Graham Nunn and Samantha Mayfair

Typography and Design by Samantha Mayfair

A record of this book is held at the National Library of Australia.
ISBN 978-0-646-90398-9




Also available through the following retailers, or as special order through your favourite store using the SKU and ISBN.



SKU: 0646903985

ISBN: 9780646903989
Publisher:  6075049  The Time Being
Title:  Uncollected



Australia & New Zealand


Rainbow Book Agencies

The Nile
DA Information Services*
Dennis Jones & Associates*
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James Bennett*
Peter Pal*
University Co-operative Bookshop*
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United Kingdom | Europe



Book Depository Ltd
Books Express
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Wrap Distribution




United States


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Additional information

Weight 500 g
Dimensions 20.3 × 13.3 × 2.37 cm

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