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Title:
The chameleon poet : a life of George Barker
Author:
Fraser, Robert, 1947-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
London : Jonathan Cape, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xii, 573 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780224062428
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library PR6003.A68 Z69 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Barker was Catholic and bohemian, frank and elusive, tender and boisterous. Yeats thought him the most interesting poet of his generation, and by the 1950s he was the toast of Soho. This biography offers a portrait of a talented, tormented and entertaining man.


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