AUGUSTUS YOUNG        light verse, poetry and prose

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‘There’s no such thing as a poet. Only people who write poems'

Smith's Family Fortunes


Dr Marcos

Moge and Bols

Dan the Dog

P'tit Frère

Saint-Hilaire and Cuvier

The White Twins


Fancy Footing

Nature Morte

Sleeping Dogs

Verse Journal

No.2 2008

The illustration, Coole Park IV, 2007, is by Huib Fens. The size of the painting is 50 x 60 cm, oil paint and graphite. It continues his series of paintings about working spaces. Coole Park, the home of Lady Gregory, was one of the favourite spots of WB Yeats. The mansion does not exist anymore. 

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