The Thing in the Gap Stone Stile

Author: Alice Oswald

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571263941

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 64

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POETRY BOOK SOCIETY CHOICE The Thing in the Gap-Stone Stile, Alice Oswald's first collection of poems, announced the arrival of a distinctive new voice. Shortlisted for the T. S. Eliot Prize, the book introduced readers to her meditative, intensely musical style, and her breath-taking gift for visionary writing. 'The poetry of Alice Oswald arrives like a zephyr . . . a fresh and exciting first collection.' Kathleen Jamie, Times Literary Supplement 'an inspired debut of lightly-worn wisdom and verbal panache.' John Fuller 'Alice Oswald throws the windows of the imagination open; she places a fingertip on the pulse of tradition, and proves it is still very much alive.' The Times
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Women's Work

Modern Women Poets Writing in English

Author: Eva Salzman,Amy Wack

Publisher: Seren Books/Poetry Wales PressLtd

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poetry

Page: 364

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An anthology of women's poetry in English featuring poets born from 1850 to the present. The poems appear under themed subject headings and reflect women's lives. Authors from the USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand and the Caribbean are included. With classic poems by Emily Dickinson and& Sylvia Plath to the most recent prize-winners like Alice Oswald and Carol Ann Duffy.
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Orbis

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Derbyshire (England)

Page: N.A

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Figures of Memory

Poetry, Space, and the Past

Author: C. Armstrong

Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 244

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Through incisive readings of ten poets from William Wordsworth to Alice Oswald, this book shows how poets have engaged with the possibilities and pitfalls of memory. Linking poets’ uses of personal, aesthetic, and collective memory, as well as history, the book provides a new critical template for understanding how literature engages with the past.
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The Complete Farmer

Or, General Dictionary of Agriculture and Husbandry: Comprehending the Most Improved Methods of Cultivation; the Different Modes of Raising Timber, Fruit, and Other Trees; and the Modern Management of Live-stock: with Descriptions of the Most Approved Implements, Machinery, and Farm-buildings

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Agriculture

Page: N.A

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