Advanced…

The Space of Joy (Signed copy)

Signed by John Fuller

Author

John Fuller

Publisher

Chatto & Windus, London, 2006
The Space of Joy (Signed copy)The Space of Joy (Signed copy)The Space of Joy (Signed copy)

Printing Details

First edition, first printing paperback. 21.5 × 13.5cm, 90pp.

Signed and dedicated by John Fuller directly to the title page.

The Space of Joy is a sequence of poems that recounts the endless desire for love (and the failures and compromises that accompany that desire) in a number of writers and musicians who fatally prioritise their art. It begins with Petrarch, who created great lyric poetry out of an impossible infatuation, and moves through Coleridge's self-induced guilt within domestic happiness, Matthew Arnold's disbelief in mutual love, Brahm's self-delusion and the complexities of Wallace Stevens's marriage.

Condition

This copy is in very good condition.

ISBN

9780701181109

Worldwide Shipping

Please select your region (UK, Europe, or Rest of the World) from the drop down menu below to determine your shipping. Thank you.

Price

£10.00 + £2.95 Shipping to  

Browse by Date

Attributes

Browse by