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Selected Poems

by Tony Harrison - £9.99  Penguin Books Ltd (2013)
paperback    ISBN 13: 9780241964842 | ISBN 10: 0241964849

A revised edition of Tony Harrison's award-winning Selected Poems.
 
This indispensable new selection of Tony Harrison's poems includes over sixty poems from his famous sonnet sequence The School of Eloquence and the remarkable long poem 'v.', a meditation in a vandalized Leeds graveyard which caused enormous controversy when it was broadcast on Channel 4 in 1987 and is now regarded as one of the key poems of the late twentieth century.
 
This substantially revised and updated edition now also features a generous selection of Harrison's most recent work, including the acclaimed poems he wrote for the Guardian on the Gulf War and then from the front line in the Bosnian War which won him the Wilfred Owen Award for Poetry in 2007.

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