The Emmores book
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The Emmores, by Richard O’Brien (paperback)


A pamphlet of love poems by Richard O’Brien. With illustrations by Emma Wright.

Paperback ISBN 978 0 9574596 4 9
Publication date: 28th January 2014
Page count: 36


Product Description

Richard O’Brien deploys every trick in the love poet’s book in The Emmores, a collection of poems written in response to a long-distance relationship. An irresistible mix of tender odes, introspective sonnets, exuberant free verse and anthems of sexual persuasion.

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A Poet Negotiates His Contract, Under Trying Circumstances, Bed Trick, Campsite, Desire Path, High Striker, Lemman, Magician’s Assistant, Missing the Perseids, Poem for the Julian Calendar, Scintillometry, The Smell of Apples, Then Came Corinna…, ‘There are many great reasons to make a rubber band ball…’