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Her Small Hands Were Not Beautiful: Poems

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  2 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Kathryn Kirkpatrick's tour de force, Her Small Hands Were Not Beautiful, proves once and for all that the scholar's detective work can serve the poet's task. With eloquence and intelligence, Kirkpatrick has handcrafted a collage of words and phrases actually spoken by the friends and relations of the magnificent and mysterious Maud Gonne, muse of W. B. Yeats. Anyone fascin ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published 2014 by Clemson University Digital Press
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Hilde Weisert
Mar 19, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Not only good poems but absolutely fascinating details of the lives of these people, Gonne's and Yeats' circle and families. Kirkpatrick brings it to life, you will immerse yourself in that time and those lives.
Molly
Dec 09, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Kathryn Kirkpatrick’s tour de force Her Small Hands Were Not Beautiful proves once and for all that the scholar’s detective work can serve the poet’s task. With eloquence and intelligence Kirkpatrick has handcrafted a collage of words and phrases actually spoken by the friends and relations of the magnificent and mysterious Maude Gonne, muse of W. B. Yeats. Anyone fascinated by the Irish past will be glued to the remarkable title poem of this, Kirkpatrick’s sixth book, as well as by the lyrical ...more
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