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A Prospect Of The Sea, And Other Stories And Prose Writings

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Hardcover, 136 pages
Published January 1st 1945 by Dent
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Teresa
Dylan Thomas nasceu no País de Gales e morreu, em Nova Iorque, aos 39 anos, vítima de alcoolismo. A sua morte trágica e prematura originou manifestações de pesar sendo, então, reconhecido como um dos grandes poetas da sua geração.
Da sua obra constam, além da poesia, contos, guiões de filmes e peças de rádio.

Apresentar o autor não foi muito difícil; falar sobre os contos reunidos neste livro é bem mais complicado.
A prosa é muito bela sendo, em certas partes, pura poesia;
O tema é recorrente: o Hom
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Jul 27, 2010 J rated it it was amazing
These stories are twisted, dark, lilting, lyrical, dream-like and nightmarish by turns. They are disturbing and wondrous. They are poetry.

The five star rating is to be taken with the usual grain of salt. It has been noted my tastes run toward the Byronic and insane.
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Jul 29, 2012 Fernando is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
Reading a Portuguese translation by Diana Almeida, editor Relógio D'Agua 2003
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'Stop the bus, I'm dying of breath!'
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Dylan Marlais Thomas was a Welsh poet who wrote in English. He is regarded by many as one of the 20th century's most influential poets.

In addition to poetry, Thomas also wrote short stories and scripts for film and radio, with the latter frequently performed by Thomas himself. His public readings, particularly in America, won him great acclaim; his booming, at times ostentatious, voice with a subt
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