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Product Description: Although Dylan Thomas died in 1953, his work has never been out of print, and his notorious life continues to fascinate. Published to commemorate the centenary of Thomas’s birth, this new edition of Dylan Thomas' Swansea, Gower and Laugharne provides a detailed account of the relationship between Thomas’s life and verse and the three locales in Wales that were most important to him...read more

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9781783160037 | New edition (Univ of Wales Pr, May 15, 2014), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Although Dylan Thomas died in 1953, his work has never been out of print, and his notorious life continues to fascinate.

By James A. Davies (editor)

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9781854114488 | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, July 30, 2007, cover price $19.95
9781854114334 | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, April 1, 2007, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: This work describes the relationship between Thomas's life and work and the places that were most important to him. The arrival in Swansea of Thomas's father is dealt with and the places in which he grew up are highlighted. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780708316283 | Univ of Wales Pr, October 31, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This work describes the relationship between Thomas's life and work and the places that were most important to him.

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Product Description: Almost a half century after his death in 1953, the Welsh author Dylan Thomas continues to capture the attention of scholars and critics. Though he attained some measure of fame before he died, he never enjoyed financial prosperity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By James A. Davies (editor)

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9780313287749 | Greenwood Pub Group, April 30, 1998, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Almost a half century after his death in 1953, the Welsh author Dylan Thomas continues to capture the attention of scholars and critics.

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Product Description: Abse is one of Britain's leading and best-loved literary figures. These plays House of Cowards, The Dogs of Pavlov, and Pythagoras (Smith) were written in reaction to the Holocaust. House of Cowards concerns the willingness of people to surrender their individuality to a charismatic leader; The Dogs of Pavlov explores the conditioning of people to perform unthinking evil; and Pythagoras (Smith) is set in an asylum and is concerned with the relationship of patient, doctor, medicine, and magic...read more

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9781854110220 | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, May 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Abse is one of Britain's leading and best-loved literary figures.

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9780708311172 | Univ of Wales Pr, May 24, 1991, cover price $10.95

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Product Description: This book is the most solid comprehensive book on youth ministry ever published. Eschewing trendiness and gimmickry, it gives the cultural framework, the psychological forces, and above all the concrete educational procedures which enable youth ministry to be successful not just once or twice but on a regular basis...read more

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9780891350798 | Religious Education Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book is the most solid comprehensive book on youth ministry ever published.

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Product Description: This book interprets a number of Dickens' works through the detailed analysis of a single characterization in each. It is mainly concerned with the textual functions of characters, i.e., with how analyses of Dickens's methods of characterization help us understand what characters do within his texts...read more

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9780389205883, titled "The Textual Life of Dickens's Characters" | Barnes & Noble Imports, April 1, 1990, cover price $100.00 | also contains Back That Thing | About this edition: This book interprets a number of Dickens' works through the detailed analysis of a single characterization in each.

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Traces the life and career of the influential English journalist, literary reviewer, and historian and describes his friendships with Browning, Dickens, and Carlyle

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9780389203919 | Barnes & Noble Imports, November 1, 1983, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Traces the life and career of the influential English journalist, literary reviewer, and historian and describes his friendships with Browning, Dickens, and Carlyle

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