Mars

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A. Deutsch, 1988 - Poetry - 112 pages

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Contents

Dies Irae
7
Vulcans Hardware
20
Caught in the Net
35
We Pledge to Thee Harmonia
50
Mars Sonnet No 1
65
Is There Life On Mars?
79
The MiniSagas
96
Copyright

About the author (1988)

Peter Porter was born in Brisbane, Australia on February 16, 1929. He moved to London in 1951 and worked as a bookseller and in advertising before writing on poetry for the Observer. In 1961, he published his first collection of poems, Once Bitten, Twice Bitten. His other works include The Cost of Seriousness, Better Than God, and Max is Missing, which won the Forward prize in 2001. His other awards include the Duff Cooper prize, the Whitbread poetry award, and the Queen's Gold Medal for poetry. He died on April 23, 2010 at the age of 81.

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