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1 The Burial at Thebes: Sophocles' Antigone (Paperback)

by Seamus Heaney

Format: Paperback 64 pages
Published: 17/03/2005

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Commissioned to mark the centenary of the Abbey Theatre in Dublin in 2004, "The Burial at Thebes" is Seamus Heaney's verse translation... Read more

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2 The Faber Book of Beasts (Paperback)

by Paul Muldoon

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 19/10/1998

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An anthology of poems about creatures of many kinds, including some perhaps more fanciful than real. The poets range from Homer to the present. Read more

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3 New Selected Poems: 1984-2004 (Paperback)

by Carol Ann Duffy

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 19/08/2011

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The essential Carol Ann Duffy, in paperback for the first time. Read more

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4 John Betjeman Collected Poems (Paperback)

by John Betjeman

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 29/06/2006

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This is the definitive John Betjeman collection reissued for the centenary of his birth, and includes his verse autobiography Summoned by Bells in... Read more

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5 Feminine Gospels (Paperback)

by Carol Ann Duffy

Format: Paperback 80 pages
Published: 05/09/2003

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A dazzling, dashing collection from the Poet Laureate. Read more

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6 Beowulf: A New Translation (Paperback)

by Seamus Heaney

Format: Paperback 144 pages
Published: 02/10/2000

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Composed towards the end of the first millennium of our era, the Anglo-Saxon poem "Beowulf" is a Northern epic and a classic of European... Read more

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7 The Aeneid (Paperback)

by Virgil, David West, David West

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 27/03/2003

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Inspired by Homer and inspiration for Dante and Milton, the Aeneid is an immortal poem at the heart of Western life and culture. Virgil took Aeneas... Read more

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8 Selected Poems (Paperback)

by Tony Harrison

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 07/02/2013

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A revised and updated edition of one of Britain's greatest living poets. Still contains all the famous early work including the family sonnets... Read more

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9 The Waste Land and Other Poems (Paperback)

by T. S. Eliot

Format: Paperback 96 pages
Published: 27/08/1995

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The poems gathered here "established T.S. Eliot decisively as the voice of a disillusioned generation". Read more

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10 Howl, Kaddish and Other Poems (Paperback)

by Allen Ginsberg

Format: Paperback 128 pages
Published: 26/02/2009

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'I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked' Beat movement icon and visionary poet, the author... Read more

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