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Published by Gallery Books in Dublin .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementDerek Mahon.
LC ClassificationsPR6063.A34 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. ;
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3856979M
ISBN 100904011194, 0904011208
LC Control Number81176616

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Courtyards In Delft Derek Mahon Limited 1st Edition. One of the limited printing of paperback copies. Gallery press Dublin. Derek man’s third book. No marks,,Seller Rating: % positive.   Courtyards in Delft, by Derek Mahon Derek Mahon, born in Belfast in but now living in Cork in the Irish Republic, was a young adult when the Northern Irish Troubles erupted in His poetry, like that of near contemporaries such as Seamus Heaney and Michael Longley, has been greatly influenced by the events and emotions of that : John Welford. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mahon, Derek, Courtyards in Delft. Dublin: Gallery Books, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Courtyards in Delft. Dublin: Gallery Press, First Edition. Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Near Fine. Item # ISBN: An exceptional copy of a truly scarce book. Nice copy - has only faint traces of wear.

Courtyards in Delft might be likened; to a glider craft which, while inevitably slighter than the collection, is a volume of highly achieved and sustained poetry. Avid readers of Mahon will no doubt pine for another "Ecclesiastes", another "Disused Shed in Co. Wexford". They will not be disappointed in poems like "The Globe in. Courtyards in Delft Pieter de Hooch, Oblique light on the trite, on brick and tile--Immaculate masonry, and everywhere that Water tap, that broom and wooden pail To keep it so. House-proud, the wives Of artisans pursue their thrifty lives Among scrubbed yards, modest but adequate. Foliage is sparse, and clings. No breeze. The Courtyard of a House in Delft is a oil painting by Pieter de Hooch, an example of Dutch Golden Age painting. The painting portrays domestic architecture typical of de Hooch's middle period, with building and courtyard dominating people. It is signed and dated to the left on the archway "P.D.H. The Courtyard of a House in Delft. Pieter de Hooch. presented pictures that were a confirmation and encouragement of the ideals put forward in such books. Download image. Download low-resolution image. Download a low-resolution copy of this image for personal use. Find out more.

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