Dylan Thomas : a new life /

"When Dylan Thomas died, in New York in 1953, he 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 material from archives and perso...

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Main Author: Lycett, Andrew.
Format: Book
Published: Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2004.
Edition:1st ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Family Tree
  • Swansea Aspirations
  • A Precocious Childhood
  • Virtue and Good Literature
  • My Body was my Adventure
  • Sore Trial
  • A Tormented Thing
  • Epistolary Encounters
  • The Rub of Love
  • The Blindest Bit
  • Caitlin, Emily and Veronica
  • Marriage Pangs
  • Skirting the War
  • Hack Work
  • Attempted Murder
  • Oxford, the BBC and Italy
  • Longing for Home
  • View from the Shed
  • A Voice on Wheels
  • In the Direction of his Pain
  • Battle Against American Hospitality
  • To Begin at the Beginning
  • The Gates of Hell.