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Collected Poems
David Gascoyne
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Collected Poems

3.67  ·  Rating Details ·  3 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Paperback, 163 pages
Published October 8th 1978 by Oxford University Press (first published 1965)
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May 07, 2014 Stu rated it liked it
Arguably Gascoyne's translations of the French Surrealists represent his best work; however, none of these are included in the Collected Poems. His own early Surrealist poems have their moments, but I prefer the poems that came later, especially those in the second section of this collection. Here Gascoyne is still capable of visionary flights, yet the poems are often at the same time grounded in recognisable times and places. His work continued to be informed by Surrealism, but Christian ...more
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Mills College Library
821 G2475c 1965
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