School Bag by Seamus HeaneySchool Bag by Seamus Heaney

School Bag

bySeamus Heaney, Ted HughesEditorSeamus Heaney

Paperback | April 26, 2005

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A companion to The Rattle Bag, The School Bag is an engaging and authoritative selection for the classroom.

Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes have chosen an eclectic range of poets read in today's schools, but also those poems that the editors themselves read at school, or those from which they learned the most. Balancing the canon with more personal selections, The School Bag is an exhilarating introduction for any student of poetry.

Ted Hughes (1930-1998) was born in Yorkshire. His first book, The Hawk in the Rain, was published in 1957 by Faber & Faber and was followed by many volumes of poetry and prose for adults and children. He received the Whitbread Book of the Year for two consecutive years for his last published collections of poetry, Tales from Ovid and B...
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Title:School BagFormat:PaperbackDimensions:608 pages, 8.47 × 5.32 × 1.57 inPublished:April 26, 2005Publisher:Faber & Faber AgencyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0571225845

ISBN - 13:9780571225842

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great collection I'm not surprised at how deep and broad this collection is, given the editors. I've reading and this book for over twenty years - a wonderful book to dip into for surprises and old classics.
Date published: 2017-01-21