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Published: 20 February 2012

480 Pages | 4 pages colour plates; 8 pages black-and-white plates

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199558148

Bookseller Code (06)

Night Thoughts

The Surreal Life of the Poet David Gascoyne

Robert Fraser

  • The first ever full account of Gascoyne's extraordinary life
  • Includes 30 images of the poet's life (including two portaits of him by Lucian Freud) and a number of Gascoyne's own arresting paintings
  • A chapter is devoted to Surrealist cuisine with several original and mouth-watering recipes
  • Features searching critical analysis of Gascoyne's poems and translations