The Italian visitor /
|Main Creator:||Gowrie, Alexander Patrick Greysteil Ruthven, Earl of, 1939-|
'The Italian Visitor' opens with 'The Andrians', an amibivalent extended elegy for the Cold War. Gowrie then evokes the childhood of a 'forties child', making his way to the vocation of poetry in a Britain emerging from the Second World War. He follows with a miscellany of recent poems and the light verses which eased him through years of public service, concluding with a prose memoir of his friendship with Robert Lowell.
Includes bibliographical references.
Physical description: 112 pages ; 22 cm
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|14A 1749||Main Reading Room||Books|