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George Slocombe


six poems

by George Slocombe

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Published by Privately printed [by George Slocombe] in Paris .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby George Slocombe.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17491534M

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The train stands still. The world is moving. Objects shatter into points of light, reflections are observant, shadows follow us like menacing dogs. All the visual qualities of things, and these predominate, are hard and impersonal. Everything’s a mirror or an image in a mirror; depth is space upon a surface where every visual relationship [ ].   Analysis of E. M. Forster’s Novels By Nasrullah Mambrol the book is an enthusiast’s, rather than a working writer’s which in the past has taken the form of wedding gifts to both Henry’s daughter and daughter-inlaw— gaucheries the Wilcoxes are quick to condemn— extends shortly thereafter to unpacking the Schlegel books and.

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