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Two in a boat : a marital voyage

Author: Gwyneth Lewis
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In her forties and recovering from a struggle with depression and, along the way, alcoholism, Welsh poet Gwyneth Lewis decided to trade in her landlubber life - a house in Cardiff and a responsible job at the BBC - for life aboard a small yacht with her husband Leighton, a former bosun with the Merchant Navy and now in his mid-sixties.
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Named Person: Gwyneth Lewis; Leighton Davies; Leighton Davies; Gwyneth Lewis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwyneth Lewis
ISBN: 000712063X 9780007120635
OCLC Number: 61175805
Description: 295 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Gwyneth Lewis.

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In her 40s and recovering from a long battle against depression and alcoholism, Welsh poet Gwyneth Lewis decided to trade in her landlubber life -- a nice house in Cardiff and a sensible job at the  Read more...

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'Felicitous, urbane, heartbreaking, the poems of Gwyneth Lewis form a universe whose planets use language for oxygen and are thus inhabitable' Joseph Brodsky 'True stars in poetry like Gwyneth Lewis Read more...

 
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