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Flying Fish

Antony Dunn

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ISBN: 978 1 903039 56 4
Imprint: OxfordPoets
Published: March 2002
216 x 135 x 6 mm
61 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • The poems in Flying Fish wrestle with our fascination with the sea, our helplessness in the face of love and loss, our fear of age and all that lies beyond. In them we glimpse 'the otherlife' of things caught out of their own element. From the flying fish of the title poem to a prehistoric monster discovered on a market stall, this book is filled with characters and creatures who, for one strange moment, become more gloriously, or horribly, themselves than ever before.
    Antony Dunn was born in London in 1973. He won the Newdigate Prize in 1995 and received an Eric Gregory Award in 2000. He has published two collections of poems, Pilots and Navigators (Oxford Poets,1998) and Flying Fish (Oxford Poets / Carcanet, 2002). He has worked on a number of ... read more
    Awards won by Antony Dunn Winner, 2000 Eric Gregory Award Winner, 1995 Newdigate Prize
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