Dylan Thomas: The Code of Night

Dylan Thomas: The Code of Night

by David Holbrook


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781472508003
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/08/2014
Series: Bloomsbury Academic Collections: English Literary Criticism
Pages: 271
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

David Holbrook is Emeritus Fellow, Downing College, Cambridge.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Genesis of Identity
1 Ethical Problems of the Schizoid Individual
2 Dylan the Sea Son
3 The Role of the Reader
4 The ‘Living Cipher' of the Early Poems
5 The Code of the Night
6 The Role of the Critic
7 Picking the Life Out
8 Windy Houdini
9 No Return
10 Many Sounding Minded
11 ‘Sharp in my Second Death'
12 An Inability to Mourn
13 The Other Air
14 Lament and the Death Circuit
15 Laughing Delightedly at Hate: Under Milk Wood
16 The Poet and the Point of Living

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