Dylan the Bard: A Life of Dylan Thomas

by Andrew Sinclair

Hardcover, 2000

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Publication

New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2000.

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LibraryThing member shanaqui
Mmm. Andrew Sinclair's biography of Dylan Thomas is colourful and interesting, certainly not dry, but half of the time Sinclair seemed to be delighting in his own prose, which got in the way of me actually retaining facts. He'd jump about, too, always foreshadowing the end of Dylan's career -- which makes sense, in one way, but which got in the way of what I really wanted to know about, Dylan the man. In the end I feel as though I have a blurry image, the public image of Dylan, and very little of the private man. Like his whole life was an act.… (more)
LibraryThing member Welsh_eileen2
This is a brilliant biography of Dylan Thomas!
His drinking and carousing is well documented and his death in America poignant.
A great read!
I was given a digital copy of this book by the publisher via Netgalley in return for an honest unbiased review.

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