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Terry Street / by Douglas Dunn.

Douglas Dunn

Terry Street / by Douglas Dunn.

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Published by Chilmark in New York .
Written in English


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Poems.

The Physical Object
Pagination3-62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13581078M
OCLC/WorldCa3121722


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Love or Nothing () was awarded a Scottish Arts Council Book Award and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize in ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: 1. Biography / Jane Stabler 'There are many worlds': The 'Dialogic' in Terry Street and After / Ian Gregson Moving Towards a Vernacular of Compassion: The Happier Life, Love or Nothing and Barbarians / Bernard O'Donoghue Dunn, Larkin and Decency / Glyn Maxwell   Douglas Eaglesham Dunn OBE FRSL (* Oktober in Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, Schottland) ist ein schottischer Bibliothekar, Schriftsteller und Hochschullehrer, der unter anderem mit dem Hawthornden-Preis, dem Whitbread Book Award sowie dem Cholmondeley Award ausgezeichnet wurde.

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