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George Barker's Sonnet of Fishes

Fraser, Robert (2007). George Barker's Sonnet of Fishes. In: Hanke, Michael ed. Fourteen English sonnets: critical essays. Studien Zur Anglistischen Literatur-und-Sprach-Wissenschaft (28). Trier, Germany: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, pp. 145–157.

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An in-depth reading of this elusive sonnet, and a small act of contrition since I omitted it from my 1995 edition of Barker's Selected Poems. Subjected to close scrunity, the poem reveals in code the details of an extraordinary love triangle.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 3-88476-904-9, 978-3-88476-904-1
Keywords: George Barker; sonnet; Elizabeth Smart; W.S.Graham
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 7344
Depositing User: Robert Fraser
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2007
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:00
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