Extended similes / Jenny Joseph

Author(s): Joseph, Jenny, 1932-
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Subjects: England--Social life and customs--Fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Newcastle upon Tyne [England] : Bloodaxe Books ; Chester Springs, PA : U.S. distributor Dufour Editions, 1997
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 224 p. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Preface 13
Castles in the sand 23
Barley sugar sun 25
Hot and cold taps 27
from The Rambler VIII 28
The sun in cloud 29
Jewelled was the valley 30
'... like sun upon the face' 30
from The Rambler VIII (cont.) 31
Blackbird's whistle 32
Promised land 33
Catching the moment 35
Arresting the sequential 37
Like the flight of the swallow 38
Passing time 38
Time is money they say 40
Tracking 43
Pocket of air 44
Timing 45
from The Rambler XIV 45
Piece of wood 47
Visit 48
Cork and feather 49
Man and crane 53
Expectation 55
Letter from abroad 56
Beached boats 58
You make me feel cold going out in this wind without a hat 58
Categories of 'as if' 60
from The Rambler XX 63
Saturday treat 64
Meeting for lunch 65
The sky at night 67
Fly 69
Honey in February 70
Flight of steps 71
Categories of 'as if' (cont.) 72
Suspension 75
Sphere 77
Cake uncut 78
Party 78
'...and sun and wind like love...' 79
Love letter 80
Diver 82
Dazzle of the clock 83
'The Sun in Splendour' 84
Cats' eyes 87
On the wing 90
Dog searching for rabbits 91
Wind moving clouds 92
Shutter in the wind 94
Gnats 98
Bagatelle 100
Making a cake 102
Tiller hard to port 104
Window 105
House by the lake 107
House by the lake II 108
In a glass 109
Fog at Wotton-under-edge. Perspective 110
Contrapuntal: Two pears 111
Vice versa 112
The dream in the day 113
Vice versa II 114
Rose growing 115
A couple for dinner 117
The assignation 121
Roundabout 125
Time maybe 126
Valley filled with rain 127
Time waiting 129
Widower 131
Chair 146
Cup full of shadows 146
Chasing drops of water 147
Ant nest 150
Dream 151
The sun fallen in fog 152
Scream of the kettle 154
Up into the trees 155
Marigold and green 156
Rapture 157
Calling ships at sea 158
Two polished chestnuts 159
Extended simile 161
The Bermuda Triangle 162
As a breeze 165
Earthquake detection 165
In the air 166
The thread 167
Malaria 169
Cannibalism now and then 182
Butterfly 183
Ichneumon flies and butterflies 188
Out of synch 191
Empty trucks 197
House in a wood 199
Photograph 200
Beeches 202
Like a wave breaking 204
Ahead, behind 205
The tunnel and the open 205
Time yet 207
A candle flame deprived of air 207
The spindle unwinds, winds, unwinds 208
Relative matter of extension 209
Solstices 210
A gift of flowers 211
Cup of milk 211
Shawls 212
...first. - en or the egg, chick-? 213
Seven sentences 219
Author's Note 221
Notes: LCCN: 97205612
ISBN: 1852243023
OCLC Number: 37552825
ISBN/ISSN: 1852243023