Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas : A New Life

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When he died in New York in 1953, Thomas was only thirty-nine years old, and the myths soon took hold: he became the Keats and the Byron of his generation--the romantic poet who died too young, his potential unfulfilled. Making masterful use of original mashow more

Product details

  • Hardback | 434 pages
  • 158 x 228 x 38mm | 780.19g
  • Overlook Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 1585675415
  • 9781585675418
  • 1,852,808

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"A Disturbing and Impressive Book about a sad man, a tragic man, a drunkard, a lovable cad, a Welshman, and a poetic genius ... Lycett approaches the task with thoroughness, scholarship, and true humanity."show more

About Andrew Lycett

Andrew Lycett received a history degreefrom Oxford. His previous acclaimed biographiesinclude lives of Ian Fleming and Rudyard Kipling.He lives in London."show more

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111 ratings
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