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Building a city for Jamie

Author: Penelope Shuttle
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Series: Oxford poets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Penelope Shuttle is a law unto herself. She writes strange, brilliant, sometimes outrageous, funny, sad, poetry, which then suddenly moves one with its utter clarity. This collection, her sixth, has an element of disturbance: the approach of middle age, the growing-up of a daughter, underly the poems, which nevertheless still lead the reader in and out of a world where senses are pristine. In the title-poem, one of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Poems
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shuttle, Penelope, 1947-
Building a city for Jamie.
Oxford : New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605262240
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penelope Shuttle
ISBN: 0192825178 9780192825179
OCLC Number: 33079448
Description: vii, 55 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Oxford poets.
Responsibility: Penelope Shuttle.
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Penelope Shuttle is a law unto herself. She writes funny, clever, sometimes outrageous poetry. This new collection of her poetry shows her slightly disturbed, amongst other things by the coming of  Read more...

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