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The Captain of the Butterflies Cees Nooteboom

The Captain of the Butterflies

Cees Nooteboom

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ISBN : 9781557133151
Paperback
117 pages
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In this, his first collection of poetry published in English, acclaimed Dutch novelist and poet Cees Nooteboom reveals a wry mix of surrealist-like language in dialogue with precise, realistic images. The result is a wonderful poetry of energy andMoreIn this, his first collection of poetry published in English, acclaimed Dutch novelist and poet Cees Nooteboom reveals a wry mix of surrealist-like language in dialogue with precise, realistic images. The result is a wonderful poetry of energy and wit. The page lies on the lily, / and on the leaves of the lily. / The poem is all mirrors.