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            Don Paterson: Contemporary Critical Essays
              

            Don Paterson: Contemporary Critical Essays (Hardback)

            Edited by Pollard, Natalie

            • $168.00

            Offers a collection of essays on the contemporary British poet, Don Paterson. This book shows that Paterson is a figure who actively negotiates his place within literary history, as well as confronting that history with lyric grace, humour and directness.

            ISBN 9780748669417
            Published 21 July 2014 by Edinburgh University Press
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            Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense
             

            Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

            By Uglow, Jenny

            • RRP: $35.00
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            If we follow him across land and sea - to Italy, Greece and Albania, to The Levant and Egypt and India - and to the borderlands of spirit and self, art and desire, can we see, in the end, if the nonsense makes sense?

            ISBN 9780571269556
            Release Date 3 December 2019 by Faber and Faber
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            Don't Read Poetry: A Book About How to Read Poems

            Don't Read Poetry: A Book About How to Read Poems (Hardback)

            By Burt, Stephanie

            • RRP: $45.00
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            An award-winning poet offers a brilliant introduction to the joys--and challenges--of the genre

            ISBN 9780465094509
            Published 23 July 2019 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Epic Continent: Adventures in the Great Stories of Europe

            Epic Continent: Adventures in the Great Stories of Europe (Hardback)

            By Jubber, Nicholas

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            Award-winning travel writer Nicholas Jubber journeys across Europe exploring Europe's epic poems, from the Odyssey to Beowulf, the Song of Roland to the Nibelungenlied, and their impact on European identity in these turbulent times.

            ISBN 9781473665729
            Published 16 May 2019 by John Murray Press
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            The Lives of the Poets: A Selection
             

            The Lives of the Poets: A Selection (Paperback)

            By Johnson, Samuel; Edited by Lonsdale, Roger

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            The Lives of the Poets is one of the greatest works of English criticism, but also one of the most diverting. This is the only one-volume paperback edition to make available Johnson's most substantial Lives in unabridged form. Texts are drawn from Roger Lonsdale's authoritative c ...

            ISBN 9780199226740
            Published 28 August 2009 by Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Oxford World's Classics
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            The Art of Poetry: How to Read a Poem
              

            The Art of Poetry: How to Read a Poem (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wolosky, Shira

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            As the least literal form of creative writing, for many readers poetry is also the most cryptic. Shira Wolosky introduces the skills needed for reading poetry, working from the individual word, line and image to verse forms, voice, gender and metre.

            ISBN 9780195371185
            Published 26 February 2009 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            How to Read Poetry Like a Professor: A Quippy and Sonorous Guide to Verse

            How to Read Poetry Like a Professor: A Quippy and Sonorous Guide to Verse (Paperback)

            By Foster, Thomas C.

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            From the bestselling author of How to Read Literature Like a Professor comes this essential primer to reading poetry like a professor that unlocks the keys to enjoying works from Lord Byron to the Beatles.No literary form is as admired and feared as poetry. Admired for its length ...

            ISBN 9780062113788
            Published 25 June 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Somewhere Becoming Rain: Collected Writings on Philip Larkin
             

            Somewhere Becoming Rain: Collected Writings on Philip Larkin (Hardback)

            By James, Clive

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            Renowned critic, bestselling author and award-winning poet Clive James offers an exploration and celebration of one of his favourite writers, Philip Larkin.

            ISBN 9781529028829
            Release Date 9 October 2019 by Pan Macmillan
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            Virgil
             

            Virgil (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Keith, Alison

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            Hailed in his lifetime and in every generation thereafter as the supreme Roman poet, Publius Vergilius Maro (70-19 BCE), otherwise known as Virgil, wrote three books of hexameter verse that defined the golden age of Latin poetry. Virgil, as Alison Keith shows, has never gone out ...

            ISBN 9781848859203
            Release Date 12 December 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Series Understanding Classics
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            Darwin: A Life in Poems
              

            Darwin: A Life in Poems (Paperback)

            By Padel, Ruth

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            Using multiple viewpoints - from Darwin himself, to his beloved wife Emma, and the orangutang at London Zoo - this title illuminates the development of Darwin's thought, the drama of the discovery of evolution, and the fluctuating emotions of Darwin the husband, the naturalist an ...

            ISBN 9780099547051
            Published 15 May 2010 by Vintage
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