The Resource The Republic of the Husband

The Republic of the Husband

Label
The Republic of the Husband
Title
The Republic of the Husband
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Lucy Tunstall's striking debut collection features a cast of characters ranging from Paul Muldoon and Marianne Moore to Aunt Jane, who fell in love {u0091}in 1956, or thereabouts', and Cousin Gillian, who keeps the family's long-case clock in her caravan ({u0091}Some people do not think this an appropriate arrangement'). Using a variety of registers and forms, including dramatic monologue, lyric, collage and found text, Tunstall explores poetry's negotiations of truthfulness and theatricality, accuracy and artifice. Perceptive and humorous, but never sentimental, she reaches into the deep emotions th
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
811.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6120.U57
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The Republic of the Husband
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; I: The Children of First Marriages; Remembering the Children of First Marriages; Traction; Aunt Jane and the Scholar; Home County; 1976; During the Blitz; Zenith Automatic; Thin; One Day a Herd of Wild Horses Came into the Garden and Looked at My Mother; Estate; Phyllis Pearl Dawn; Cigarette Trees in Richmond Park; Lilian's Letter; Naming the Baby; Pantomime; Not Playing the Dane; From the Pantechnicon; II: The Republic of the Husband; The Effect of Spaceflight on the Female Body; Dolls in National Dress
  • Seventeen Poems About AdulteryNo Sex, Again; The Hula-hula Girl and the Reeds at the Water's Edge; Electricity; Falling; The Terrible Poem; The Vulgar Muse; Arthur's Pictures; The Girl in the Tree; Virginia Creeper Very High Up in the Yard; Lessons; The Mighty Gyrfalcon and the Lowly Pigeon; None of These Things is Completely White; The Republic of the Husband; The Husband Behind the Wall; Kind; Benediction; III: Land- and Seascapes; Signal Flags; Finding America; The Random Nature of God; Harvest Hare; December Hare; February Hare; The Sacred and the Drear; The Biochemistry of Beasts
  • The Angel of NecessityIdyll; Making Dens; Starlings; Mind in his Cage; Flood; Signal Flags (Without You It's Chaos); Coda; Notes; About the Author; Copyright
Control code
ocn887506990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (88 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847774767
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ec328232-e165-42e3-88b4-144ea98a16bc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35606484
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)887506990
  • pebcs1847774768

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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