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My portrait gallery and other poems

Mary Louisa Boyle

My portrait gallery and other poems

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Published by privately printed in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Mary L. Boyle.
SeriesNineteenth century
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 50, [2] p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17622844M
OCLC/WorldCa24898381

  Sylvia Plath This self-portrait by then 13 year old Sylvia Plath, showing herself tearfully reading about WWI, was an illustration in her high-school essay "A War to End Wars". It belongs to the Mortimer Rare Book Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts and is on display at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, : Allen Browne.   Posts about Portraits Poem written by dollydelightly. Sylvia Plath met Ted Hughes in at a student party in Cambridge. Overcome by some libidinous caprice Plath bit Hughes on the cheek, an incident which Hughes immortalised in St Botolph’s by recollecting “the swelling ring-moat of tooth marks/That was to brand my face for the next month/The me beneath it for good”.   --D. Donovan, Midwest Book Review I love poems that wake me up, light my way, feed me and take me into my day. If you are the same way, you will love these poems and the beautiful photos which reflect each one. --Jonathan Horwitz, Founder, Scandinavian Center for Shamanic Cristina marries the verbal with the visual expanse of the natural world/5(12).   Yet in our intensely relative, slippery post-truth political climate, and with so much contemporary poetry blurring into the realm of memoir and staking claims for identities conferred and validated by various personal and cultural traumas, Michael Collier’s My Bishop and Other Poems offers a nuanced foray into what it means to attempt, in.


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