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Shooting a bat, and other poems

T. R. Henn

Shooting a bat, and other poems

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Published by Golden Head press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby T.R. Henn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6058.E516 S5 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. ;
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2579537M
LC Control Number85126750

The moon has a face like the clock in the hall; She shines on thieves on the garden wall, On streets and fields and harbour quays, And birdies asleep in the forks of the trees. The squalling cat and the squeaking mouse, The howling dog by the door of the house, The bat that lies in bed at noon, All love to be out by the light of the moon/5. Memorable quotes by PG Wodehouse on life, love, friendship, marriage and other things. Memorable Quotes By PG Wodehouse That Will Fill You With Hope. Famous As: Playwright and The Agee woman told us for three quarters of an hour how she came to write her beastly book, when a simple apology was all that was required. I. P G. Before shooting his mother, Testimonies conflicted over multiple trials, and it was unclear who actually swung the bat that killed Terry King. Both brothers eventually pleaded guilty to third-degree murder and arson. Alex was released from prison in and Derek .


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