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Author: Thom Gunn; August Kleinzahler
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Poetry : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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"I shall not soon forget / The greyish-yellow skin / To which the face had set: / Lids tight: nothing of his, / No tremor from within, Played on the surfaces. / He still found breath, and yet / It was an obscure knack." (from "Still Life").
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thom Gunn; August Kleinzahler
ISBN: 9780374258597 0374258597
OCLC Number: 243544754
Notes: Originally published: Great Britain : Faber and Faber, Ltd, 2007.
Description: xx, 102 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: from Fighting terms (1954) --
from The sense of movement (1957) --
from My sad captains (1961) --
from Touch (1967) --
from Moly (1971) --
from Jack Straw's castle (1976) --
from The passages of joy (1982) --
from The man with night sweats (1992) --
from Boss Cupid (2000).
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Thom Gunn ; edited by August Kleinzahler.

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"I shall not soon forget / The greyish-yellow skin / To which the face had set: / Lids tight: nothing of his, / No tremor from within, Played on the surfaces. / He still found breath, and yet / It was an obscure knack." (from "Still Life").

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