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Of love and desire, Louis de Bernieres ; illustrated by Donald Sammut

Label
Of love and desire
Title
Of love and desire
Statement of responsibility
Louis de Bernieres ; illustrated by Donald Sammut
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces to Greek poetry while in Corfu in 1983. This title includes author's own poems about the distant past, the erotic and the philosophical owe much to the influence of the great Alexandrian poet
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Bernières, Louis
Dewey number
821.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sammu, Donald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English poetry
  • Love poetry, English
  • Alexandria (Egypt)
Target audience
adult
Label
Of love and desire, Louis de Bernieres ; illustrated by Donald Sammut
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents: I Leaned Down from the Saddle -- For Laura Anadyomene Cytheraea -- Having Failed to Make Her Enjoy Fishing -- I Travelled South -- On the Last Night when Love Was Lord -- He Swears -- She Swears -- Angel -- The Curse of Wings -- Mistakes -- Hippodamia, Daughter of Briseus -- The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon -- For Sylvie, Who Believed in Reincarnation -- This Beach -- He Thinks She Thinks -- Raven -- Ah, Francesco -- Tus Ojos de Selva -- Osiris Praises His Wife -- I Travelled Miles -- Doves -- After Petrarch -- Letter to Afrodite -- Terminus -- The Nymph of the Pool Justifies What She Did to Hylas -- Letter to Paula -- The Woman Taken in Adultery -- I Am Jealous -- A Short Night -- I Go to the Beach -- By the Time You Get to the Gate -- If I Had Known -- The Tomb of Laothoe -- The Spear -- Afrodite's Reply -- It Is Time -- This Lock of Hair -- Lines Written in Bath, November 2013 -- And Now He's Gone -- Skeleton Service --
  • Contents note continued: I Am at War with Time, the Villain -- On Arthur's Seat -- Romance in a Bargain Bookshop -- Last Autumn -- A Warning -- Your Graceful Path -- On The Hacienda Balcony -- His Steadfast Eyes -- It Seems to Me -- Pinprick -- You Came to See Me in St Andrews -- Arab Couple Inadvisedly Holding Hands in Dubai -- Bridge, Don't Move -- All My Salty Memories -- Gypsy Girl -- And When in Bitter Rage -- Her Disobedient Feet -- A Tropical Passion (1) -- Sonnet: I'll Make No Hymn -- Already -- Should You Go -- He Is Undeterred -- You Entered in My House -- That Wild Cry -- I Will Not See You -- Three Haikus -- On Giving a Silver Heart to a Cruel Lady -- The Little Paradise -- As the Child -- Sybille -- For Tishani -- Message to Rumi -- You Have Returned -- The Bed -- Poem on the Back of a Scrap -- Achilles Mourns Penthesileia -- For Fear of Paradise -- A Tropical Passion (2) -- These Verses -- His Love for You -- How Once, When Young -- A Time before Sleep -- Put Out the Light -- Another Prayer to Afrodite -- In Colombia
Control code
000057057402
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9781846558849
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014431696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
12408563
System control number
(OCoLC)920734628
Label
Of love and desire, Louis de Bernieres ; illustrated by Donald Sammut
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents: I Leaned Down from the Saddle -- For Laura Anadyomene Cytheraea -- Having Failed to Make Her Enjoy Fishing -- I Travelled South -- On the Last Night when Love Was Lord -- He Swears -- She Swears -- Angel -- The Curse of Wings -- Mistakes -- Hippodamia, Daughter of Briseus -- The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon -- For Sylvie, Who Believed in Reincarnation -- This Beach -- He Thinks She Thinks -- Raven -- Ah, Francesco -- Tus Ojos de Selva -- Osiris Praises His Wife -- I Travelled Miles -- Doves -- After Petrarch -- Letter to Afrodite -- Terminus -- The Nymph of the Pool Justifies What She Did to Hylas -- Letter to Paula -- The Woman Taken in Adultery -- I Am Jealous -- A Short Night -- I Go to the Beach -- By the Time You Get to the Gate -- If I Had Known -- The Tomb of Laothoe -- The Spear -- Afrodite's Reply -- It Is Time -- This Lock of Hair -- Lines Written in Bath, November 2013 -- And Now He's Gone -- Skeleton Service --
  • Contents note continued: I Am at War with Time, the Villain -- On Arthur's Seat -- Romance in a Bargain Bookshop -- Last Autumn -- A Warning -- Your Graceful Path -- On The Hacienda Balcony -- His Steadfast Eyes -- It Seems to Me -- Pinprick -- You Came to See Me in St Andrews -- Arab Couple Inadvisedly Holding Hands in Dubai -- Bridge, Don't Move -- All My Salty Memories -- Gypsy Girl -- And When in Bitter Rage -- Her Disobedient Feet -- A Tropical Passion (1) -- Sonnet: I'll Make No Hymn -- Already -- Should You Go -- He Is Undeterred -- You Entered in My House -- That Wild Cry -- I Will Not See You -- Three Haikus -- On Giving a Silver Heart to a Cruel Lady -- The Little Paradise -- As the Child -- Sybille -- For Tishani -- Message to Rumi -- You Have Returned -- The Bed -- Poem on the Back of a Scrap -- Achilles Mourns Penthesileia -- For Fear of Paradise -- A Tropical Passion (2) -- These Verses -- His Love for You -- How Once, When Young -- A Time before Sleep -- Put Out the Light -- Another Prayer to Afrodite -- In Colombia
Control code
000057057402
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9781846558849
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014431696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
12408563
System control number
(OCoLC)920734628

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