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Third day : new and selected poems

Author: Alexander Patrick Greysteil Ruthven Gowrie, Earl of
Publisher: Manchester [England] : Carcanet, 2008.
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A selection from the poems Grey Gowrie has written since 1958. This work draws on the best part of a year spent in hospital when the author, dying of a virus on the heart, was jolted back to life and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Patrick Greysteil Ruthven Gowrie, Earl of
ISBN: 9781857549669 185754966X 9781857549904 1857549902
OCLC Number: 191244416
Description: 103 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Contents:Part One. SixtiesBirthday SongPenelopeArabianFor BrerBaucisLady DayFather's StoryPostscript: HistoryOberlandPrairie WindInsect OthersA Chance WorldSixtiesMarion's TimeOutside Biba'sThe Last Local OnesA Postcard from Don GiovanniWaiting SongThe Beach GirlLike NereidsDuck LunchStarLittle Paul Klee BluesFor George HerbertPostscript: The LessonFor Robert DuncanEaster Greetings for Samuel BeckettPianoA Prayer for IntelligenceElizabeth in the ShallowsMarch LettersThe Outlook Is Fair OnlyJealousy WeatherSmoke curlsThe Way AheadThe Wordsfrom An Imagined LifeBlue CafeTwenty-EightAspects of a NovelPart Two. The Domino Hymn: Poems from HarefieldTransplantCelebrateThe SquallHarvestLocalJudgementCullFractureThird DayGiftThe Domino HymnPostscript: The MagusMinoanPart Three. MarchesWas Judas's Cover Blown?Funny Old GameAngela's DreamAlbumFernDriveSevernGeorgicMarchesGardener's TaleQuartet for CharlotteFlightDingleFinnishCourrancesSo world,From Primrose HillNotesAcknowledgements
Responsibility: Grey Gowrie.


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'The Domino Hymn' rages movingly against the dying of the light, covering heroic distances and charting epic struggles in the space of eighteen unflinching and atmospheric pages. Grey Gowrie's poems Read more...

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