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Random necessities

Title
Random necessities / John Wheatcroft.
Author
Wheatcroft, John, 1925-
Publication
New York : Cornwall Books, [1999], ©1999.

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Description
132 pages; 24 cm
Contents
  • Blue Mushrooms -- Alfresco -- Waking in an Inn on a Tidal Stream -- Winter Love -- La Petite Mort -- Appetites -- The Evening -- Love and War -- History and the Fishing Boat -- On the Controversy Surrounding the Smithsonian's Exhibit Commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Bombing of Hiroshima -- A Terrible Conception -- Dropping in on Crete -- For Daniel Varoujan, 1884-1915 -- Confessio Amantis -- The Relique -- The Mutilation of St. Agatha -- Bastards -- Betty -- My Father's Time and Mine -- Christmas Eve 1996 -- Tussling with My Mother over a Sweater -- On Becoming Orphaned -- Sons and Fathers -- Hannah -- Young Widow -- The Caryatid -- Spice Island -- Brook Cottage, Ozleworth -- Entering the Earthly Paradise, with a Nod to Milton -- Stopping at Dusk to Read an Atlas -- The Tumbrel Coaches -- Hooked Ram -- Family Outing: Yorkshire -- Sign in the London Underground -- Organ Prelude -- Listening to Beethoven's Quartet in B-Flat Major in the Caribbean --
  • Hooding -- Memento of an Extra -- Room with a Figurative Painting and Gothic Window -- Portraiture of the Self: Matisse, Derain, Vlaminck -- The Portland Vase -- Fine Book -- At Hardy's Grave -- Hoarfrost -- Ballet Aleatoric -- The Case for Slant -- On Business from Porlock -- Tropical Fever -- Dropping out of Time -- Contra Naturam -- A Zodiac of Color -- Just Wisps.
ISBN
0845348671 (alk. paper)
LCCN
99026807
OCLC
ocm41096264
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries