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Author: Mervyn Peake; R W Maslen; G Peter Winnington
Publisher: Manchester : Fyfield Books/Carcanet, 2011.
Series: Fyfield books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
During his lifetime, Mervyn Peake was best known for his novels about Titus Groan, the 'Gormenghast' trilogy, and his illustrations of 'Treasure Island', 'Adventures in Wonderland', and other classics. This book includes over 90 poems, together with 'The Adventures of Footfruit', a narrative in poetic prose.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mervyn Peake; R W Maslen; G Peter Winnington
ISBN: 9781847770875 1847770878
OCLC Number: 769764827
Notes: Poetry.
Description: xiii, 242 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Fyfield books.
Responsibility: Mervyn Laurence Peake ; edited with an introduction by R.W. Maslen and G. Peter Winnington.

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Mervyn Peake (1911-68) is one of the great English nonsense poets, in the tradition of Lewis Carroll and Edward Lear. His verses lead the reader into places where cause is cut free of effect and  Read more...

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