The Romantics John Clare: Poems Selected By Paul Farely by Paul FarleyThe Romantics John Clare: Poems Selected By Paul Farely by Paul Farley

The Romantics John Clare: Poems Selected By Paul Farely

byPaul Farley

Hardcover | October 25, 2011

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In this series, a contemporary poet selects and introduces a poet of the past. By their choice of poems and by the personal and critical reactions they express in their prefaces, the editors offer insights into their own work as well as providing an accessible and passionate introduction to the most important poets in our literature.

T he birds are gone to bed; the cows are still,
And sheep lie panting on each old mole hill,
And underneath the willow's grey-green bough --
Like toil a resting -- lies the fallow plough.

-- Hares at Play

Paul Farley was born in Liverpool in 1965 and studied at the Chelsea School of Art. He has published three books with Picador: The Boy from the Chemist is Here to See You (which was awarded the Somerset Maugham Award and a Forward Prize in 1998); The Ice Age (winner of the 2002 Whitbread Poetry Prize, and a Poetry Book Society Choice);...
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Title:The Romantics John Clare: Poems Selected By Paul FarelyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 8.1 × 5.3 × 0.6 inPublished:October 25, 2011Publisher:Faber & Faber AgencyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0571274277

ISBN - 13:9780571274277

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