Fredy Neptune : a novel in verse /

A novel in verse on the adventures of a German-Australian sailor early this century, eg. "The first I heard that the War had really come / was a black-faced officer with a target and a church / on his cap, directing sailors to rip / our decks up, for the coal below. / I turned out of my hammock...

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Main Author: Murray, Les A., 1938-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, ©1999.
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