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Love-in-idleness

Christopher Hennessy

Love-in-idleness

poems

by Christopher Hennessy

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Published by Brooklyn Arts Press, Distributed to the trade by Small Press Distribution in Brooklyn, NY, [Berkeley, CA] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Christopher Hennessy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3608.E563 L68 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p.
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27135057M
ISBN 101936767023
ISBN 109781936767021
LC Control Number2011930911
OCLC/WorldCa758489365

Sir Terence Mervyn Rattigan, CBE (10 June – 30 November ) was a British was one of England's most popular mid 20th century dramatists. His plays are typically set in an upper-middle-class background. He wrote The Winslow Boy (), The Browning Version (), The Deep Blue Sea () and Separate Tables (), among many : Terence Mervyn Rattigan, 10 June , .


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The plot transplants A Midsummer Night's Dream to Tuscany. Francis Marion Crawford (August 2, - April 9, ) was an American writer noted for his many novels, especially those set in Italy, and for his classic weird and fantastic stories.

Life: Crawford was born in Bagni di Lucca, Italy, the only son of the American sculptor Thomas. TERENCE RATTIGAN () hit the jackpot at the age of 25 with French Without Tears and followed this success with, among others, After the Dance, The Browning Version, The Deep Blue Sea, Separate Tables and The Winslow of Rattigan’s plays are currently published in handsome uniform editions by Nick Hern Books, with life sales of several thousand to : Love in Idleness [] is set in London, where Anna, its young protagonist, has always wanted to live.

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John Bradley is the author of five books: LOVE-IN- IDLENESS: THE POETRY OF ROBERTO ZINGARELLO (The Word Works, ), Terrestrial Music, War on Words, YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU DON'T KNOW (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, ), and has edited three anthologies: Atomic Ghost: Poets Respond to the Nuclear Age; Pages:   Eve Best and Helen George star in a production that merges the playwright’s Love in Idleness with its former iteration, Less Than Kind Skip to main content The Guardian - Back to homeAuthor: Michael Billington.

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Love in idleness. (Facing p. ) Artist Name: Tenniel, John Dates: Country: UK Illustration Subject: Narratives Technique: Etching Format: Portrait (taller) Source: University of California Libraries, The Internet Archive Book Title: The Gordian knot Author(s): Brooks, Shirley Publisher: London: Richard Bentley, Open Library.

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But they soon to discover the magic, mystery, and love. Charlotte Mendelson’s last novel, When We Were Bad, was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction, and was chosen as a book of the year in the Observer, Guardian, Sunday Times, New Statesman and is also the author of Love in Idleness and Daughters of Jerusalem, which won both the Somerset Maugham Award and the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize/5(12).

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Get this from a library. Love in idleness. [Charlotte Mendelson] -- Anna Raine is desperate: to escape Somerset, to evade her mother, and above all, to find a model of adulthood on whom to base her future self.

When Stella, her mother's thrillingly reckless younger. The New York Times Book Review “Beguiling, very funny Craig writes with charm and wit.” —The New Yorker “Amanda Craig is a marvelous writer—both playful and graceful, she gives darting sidelong glances into the human heart. Love in Idleness is the perfect summer read.

According to Roman mythology, the wild pansy turned into the Love-in-idleness as Cupid shot one of his arrows at the imperial votaress, but missed and instead struck it. As Cupid is the god of desire, affection and erotic love, the flower’s juice received the trait, to act as a love : Tracheophytes.

Finalist for the Thom Gunn Award for Best Gay Book of Poetry. Shifting intuitively between youthful belligerence, the individualization of collective myths, and portraits of erotic maturity and angst, Christopher Hennessy’s debut collection of poetry, Love-In-Idleness, commits itself to lyrical explorations underpinned by a sharp and honest introspection.

Love in idleness. [Amanda Craig] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create When Polly and Theo book the Casa Luna, near Cortona, for a holiday, they plan a civilised Anglo-American house-party with various friends, their partners and children.

Love In Idleness. Terence Rattigan's brilliant comedy, Love In Idleness, is directed by Trevor Nunn. This brand new production marks Trevor Nunn 's exciting return to Rattigan's work, following the huge success of Flare Path.

We are thrilled to welcome Trevor Nunn back to the Chocolate Factory, where his previous shows include A Little Night Music (also West End and Broadway) and Aspects of Love. If I were to reduce this book to a single letter, it would be O. Opulence, obsession, orgasm and opera all start with an open throat, a gape, a release of pent-up desire.

So, too, does Christopher Hennessy's Love-in-Idleness emanate from the opening of the throat to the shudder and release of 5/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Love in Idleness Summary Love in Idleness follows the plot of Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream. There are four people who enter the woods and there fairies who play the matchmakers by using a magic love potion that originates from a flower.

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Ellen Bass. $ Ghost Girl. Amy Gerstler. $ Notes on Arrival and Departure. Rachel Rose. $ The Burning : Brooklyn Arts Press. Shifting intuitively between youthful belligerence, the individualization of collective myths, and portraits of erotic maturity and angst, Christopher Hennessy's debut collection of poetry, Love-In-Idleness, commits itself to lyrical explorations underpinned by a sharp and honest introspection.

Love in Idleness is Terence Rattigan’s comedy, directed by Trevor Nunn (Les Miserables, Fatal Attraction, Relative Values).

Produced by the Menier Chocolate Factory, the play features design by Stephen Brimson Lewis, lighting design by Paul Pyant, sound design by Gregory Clarke and projection design by Duncan McLean. Read "Love in Idleness" by Amanda Craig available from Rakuten Kobo.

In her delightful reimagining of A Midsummer’s Night Dream*,* Amanda Craig slyly serves up a witty cross-cultural farce, Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.This is a pleasant, well-written book. The author takes the essential story of A Midsummer NIght's Dream and retells it in the context of a modern English/American family and their friends who are on a two-week holiday in Tuscany.

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Love in idleness. [Amanda Craig; Tara Ward] -- Friends and relations of the Noble family have gathered for two weeks in the enchanting Tuscan hills. American academic, Daniel: Ellen, a successful shoe designer; Hermani, a doctor and single mother.