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Author: Dylan Thomas; Walford Davies
Publisher: Harmondsworth : Penguin, 2000.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems that aims to celebrate both inner and outer landscapes in the face of motality and decay, human weakness and shortcomings.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dylan Thomas; Walford Davies
ISBN: 0140188894 9780140188899
OCLC Number: 49986680
Description: xxx, 160 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1. Prologue --
2. The spire cranes --
3. Out of the sighs --
4. Their faces shone under some radiance --
5. I have longed to move away --
6. And death shall have no dominion --
7. We lying by seasand --
8. Find meat on bones --
9. Ears in the turrets hear --
10. Why east wind chills --
11. The hand that signed the paper --
12. That sanity be kept --
13. Before I knocked --
14. My hero bares his nerves --
15. The force that through the green fuse --
16. In the beginning --
17. Light breaks where no sun shines --
18. This bread I break --
19. When once the twilight locks --
20. A process in the weather of the heart --
21. Foster the light --
22. Where once the waters of your face --
23. Our eunuch dreams --
24. I see the boys of summer --
25. If I were tickled by the rub of love --
26. Especially when the October wind --
27. Should lanterns shine --
28. from Altarwise by owl-light --
29. The seed-at-zero --
30. Then was my neophyte --
31. It is the sinners' dust-tongued bell --
32. How shall my animal --
33. After the funeral (In memory of Ann Jones) --
34. The tombstone told --
35. On no work of words --
36. Twenty-four years --
37. Once it was the colour of saying --
38. Because the pleasure-bird whistles --
39. If my head hurt a hair's foot --
40. To Others than You --
41. When I woke --
42. Paper and sticks --
43. Once below a time --
44. There was a saviour --
45. Into her lying down head --
46. The Countryman's Return --
47. Deaths and Entrances --
48. Ballad of the Long-legged Bait --
49. On the Marriage of a Virgin --
50. The hunchback in the park --
51. Among those Killed in the Dawn Raid was a Man Aged a Hundred --
52. Lie still, sleep becalmed --
53. Ceremony After a Fire Raid --
54. Poem in October --
55. The conversation of prayers --
56. A Refusal to Mourn the Death, by Fire, of a Child in London --
57. This side of the truth (for Llewelyn) --
58. A Winter's Tale --
59. Unluckily for a death --
60. In my craft or sullen art --
61. Fern Hill --
62. In Country Sleep --
63. Over Sir John's hill --
64. In the White Giant's Thigh --
65. Lament --
66. An old man or a young man --
67. Do not go gentle into that good night --
68. from Under Milk Wood --
69. Poem on his Birthday.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Dylan Thomas ; edited with an introduction and notes by Walford Davies.

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