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Selected poems, 1950-1975

Thom Gunn

Selected poems, 1950-1975

by Thom Gunn

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Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York .
Written in English


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StatementThom Gunn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6013.U65 A6 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17760227M
ISBN 100374258651

Selected Poems, – by Thom Gunn: The Shooting Party by Isabel Colegate: Last Waltz in Vienna by George Clare: Wise Virgin by A. N. Wilson: Required Writing: Miscellaneous Pieces by Philip Larkin: The Pork Butcher by David Hughes: The Good Terrorist by Doris Lessing: Collected Poems. Thom Gunn (29 August – 25 April ), born Thomson William Gunn, was an Anglo-American poet who was praised both for his early verses in England, where he was associated with The Movement and his later poetry in America, even after moving toward a looser, free-verse style.

The following books were donated by Dr. Josephine Johnson and are also available in Special Collection. Individual titles appear in the Library's online catalog, IBIS. LIVING FRIEZE, THE By Turbyville, Mark. Evanston, Illinois: Monroe Wheeler. VG. Ltd 1st Ed.. HC. / Author's first book. Inscribed on the front endpaper: "For Amata with enthusiasm for her vivid dancing and best wishe. s for her delightful self.

These poems represent Gunn in his free verse mode, the photographs are of people in urban settings, each photo has a poem on the facing page. The book begins with a newborn baby in a bath and ends with an old lady picking through the trash, very socially provocative. Signed. Seller Inventory # Thom Gunn; Thom Gunn (primary author only) Author division. Thom Gunn is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Thom Gunn is composed of 4 names. You .


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, September 1, 4/5(1). Get this from a library. Selected poems, [Thom Gunn]. Internet Archive BookReader Selected poems, Internet Archive BookReader Selected poems, The course of Gunn’s development is recorded in Selected Poems (), in which “the language begins as English and progresses toward American,” according to Nation reviewer Donald Hall.

Gunn’s early collections of poetry include The Sense of Movement () and My Sad Captains (), a book divided into halves. The first. World of Books Ltd via United Kingdom: Softcover, ISBN Publisher: Faber & Faber, Very good.

Selected Poems by Gunn, Thom Paperback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post.4/5(). Ted Hughes is my favourite poet and this is a fantastic, but small, collection 1950-1975 book the best of his work. Ted Hughes was not only an excellent poet but an accessible one too. Dylan Thomas wrote good poetry but it was often obscure or unclear what he was trying to say.4/5.

Thom Gunn () is a poet whose work thrives on contrast and contradiction: English tradition and American idiom; strict form and free verse; intellectual discipline and physical hedonism are all held in balance in his risk-taking poetry. Gunn was born. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Source: Selected Poems (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ).

Selected Bibliography. Poetry Boss Cupid () Frontiers of Gossip () Collected Poems () Collected Poems () The Man With Night Sweats () The Passages of Joy () Selected Poems () Jack Straw's Castle () ().

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Thom Gunn: Selected Poems by Gunn, Thom. London: Faber & Faber, Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart, with his name penned on F.E.P.

and dated November In unclipped dust jacket, with sunned spine, and penned correction marks to back cover. Jacket spine head slightly worn. The Poets and Their Works. John Ashbery, born inis the only American poet to win all three major annual literary prizes -- the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the National Book Award -- for one book, "Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror" ().Among the most recent of his 16 collections of poetry: "Shadow Train," (), Selected Poems" (), "April Galleons.

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Wilson, Wise Virgin Philip Larkin, Required Writing David Hughes, The Pork Butcher Doris Lessing, The Good Terrorist Elizabeth Jennings, Collected Poems – Robert Hughes, The. SELECTED POEMS London: Faber and Faber, ().

1st edition, light gray boards, with photo illustrated dust jacket. "The poems in this volume are chosen from all Thom Gunn's full-length books made by Thom Gunn himself" (from the jacket notes).

The author's photo on the cover of the dust jacket is by Ander Gunn. Literary Award for I for his Selected Poems (Faber & Faber). Authors of United Kingdom and Commonwealth citizenship are eligible for the award, which is given to the author of the book which, in thejudges' opinion, constitutes the most outstanding contribu tion to English literature during the year.

The judges were Janet Adam. COMMENT WEIGHING THE VERSE Being There: Poetryby Robert Penn Warren. Random House. $ clothbound; $ paperbound. Selected Poemsby Thom Gunn.Bibliography Literary works. Fighting Terms, Fantasy Press, Oxford The Sense of Movement, Faber, London My Sad Captains and Other Poems, Faber, London Selected poems by Thom Gunn and Ted Hughes, Faber, London Touch Moly To the Air Jack Straw's Castle Selected Poems – The Occasions of Poetry, essays (US edition, ).The course of Gunn's development is recorded in Selected Poemsin which "the language begins as English and progresses toward American," according to Nation reviewer Donald Hall.

Gunn has said that students of his work should read Paul Giles's article "Landscapes of Repetition" in .