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Voluntary

Voluntary( )
Author: Thorpe, Adam
ISBN:978-0-224-09417-7
Publication Date:Mar 2012
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Imprint:Jonathan Cape
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $24.99
Book Description:

From an abandoned rowing boat in Estonia full of wild flowers to a swimming pool in the Congo full of drowned insects, Adam Thorpe's new collection takes us on a wide-ranging journey through states of gain and loss, alienation and belonging. In the title poem, the poet disturbs a flock of geese by his mere presence, and one goose takes the wrong direction, away from the flock, as a 'voluntary exile'. A bid for freedom, or a mistake? These poems explore our chances, record...
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Book Details
Pages:80
Detailed Subjects: Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.1 x 19.7 x 0.8 cm
Book Weight:0.112 Kilograms



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