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Glass is elastic

Author: Jon Glover
Publisher: Manchester [England] : Carcanet, ©2012.
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Featuring a fascination with the fragility of the body, this compilation is a philosophical and scientific exploration of ways of seeing. Examining a variety of lenses, including that of the eye, the microscope, and the camera, the poet's accomplished lyricism weaves together themes of war, medicine, and vision.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Glover, Jon.
Glass is elastic.
Manchester, [England] : Carcanet, ©2012
(DLC) 2012371824
(OCoLC)755072779
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Glover
ISBN: 9781847773463 184777346X 184777637X 9781847776372
OCLC Number: 854585939
Notes: Poems.
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 119 pages)
Responsibility: Jon Glover.

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Deals with surfaces and reflections, mirrors and windows. This title explores the treachery and creativity inherent in the eye's lens, in the eyeball itself, in a microscope or camera, in a  Read more...

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