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Selected Works Early Modern and Modern Greek Library 4
ISBN: HB: 9780983532248, Harvard University Press, December 2020
176 pp., 20.3x13.5 cm
Writers and scholars from the early nineteenth century to the present day have never ceased to be intrigued by the life and work of Konstantinos Kaisarios Dapontes (1713-1784), a curious and captivating individual who left a lasting mark on the cultu...
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£28,95
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Singer of Tales Third Edition
ISBN: PB: 9780674975736, Harvard University Press, December 2020
350 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 1 halftone
First published in 1960, Albert B. Lord's "The Singer of Tales" remains the fundamental study of the distinctive techniques and aesthetics of oral epic poetry. Based upon pathbreaking fieldwork conducted in the 1930s and 1950s among oral epic singers...
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£19,95
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Birdsong on Mars
ISBN: PB: 9781784109752, Carcanet, August 2020
128 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The fifth Carcanet collection from the man behind Stand magazine and Northern House books explores displacement and growing older.
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£11,99
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FURY
ISBN: PB: 9781784109905, Carcanet, August 2020
144 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The sixth Carcanet collection from Ted Hughes Award-winner and creator of the popular "Writing Challenges" literature podcast, this is Morley's most political work yet. He gives imaginative voice to the natural world and those silenced or overlooked,...
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£10,99
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Growlery
ISBN: PB: 9781784109899, Carcanet, August 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
In this debut collection from an exciting new voice and contributor to Carcanet's "New Poetries VII", Horrex explores Brexit, austerity, social housing, and our mental health crisis.
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£10,99
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Homunculus
ISBN: PB: 9781784109912, Carcanet, August 2020
80 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
This third collection from award-winning poet and translator James Womack is a long poem remaking the "Elegies" of the "last Roman poet" Maximianus, boldly exploring sex and old age.
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£10,99
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As Best We Can
ISBN: PB: 9781784109882, Carcanet, July 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The latest collection from the author of "Poetry the Basics" (Routledge) explores family, mortality and the natural world by delving into memory and dreams.
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£10,99
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Long Beds
ISBN: PB: 9781784109677, Carcanet, July 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
This second collection from Seamus Heaney Prize-winning poet Kate Miller is a meditation on dreaming and the journey from sleep to waking.
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£10,99
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Tenderfoot
ISBN: PB: 9781784109714, Carcanet, July 2020
80 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
From one of the editors of Carcanet's anthology of "Ethiopian Amharic Poetry" ("Songs We Learn from Trees", 2020), comes a collections about growing up in a hungry country and wondering how to be happy.
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£10,99
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Welfare Handbook
ISBN: PB: 9781784108984, Carcanet, July 2020
144 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
This fifth Carcanet collection from the author of "Joy" (title poem won Forward Prize for Best Single Poem) deals with the women's experience of emigration, displacement and changed identity.
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£10,99
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