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The Poems of Dylan Thomas (New Directions Book)

by Dylan Thomas

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Whether in its lucid moments or those that seemed more like drunken companions to Jabberwocky, the collection felt a good 75% of the time like a lot of bullyish anger against mortality and obsession with seed and thighs. ( )
  KatrinkaV | Aug 7, 2021 |
One of my big disappointments. After "A Child's Christmas in Wales" I thought I would relish his poems. I didn't. Perhaps I should revisit him again, but then again, why endure such boredom? I found myself continually on the verge of falling asleep. It may be me: I anticipated a damp day tramping on the moor, my Harris tweed glistening with dew and beside me, the burr-clogged coat of my retriever. I dream of a warm hut, a spot of tea, and a good Turkish blend in my pipe... ( )
  JVioland | Jul 14, 2014 |
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