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Darwin : a life in poems

Author: Ruth Padel
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes poems that use multiple viewpoints - from Darwin himself, to his beloved wife Emma, and even, at one point, the orangutang at London Zoo - and illuminates the development of Darwin's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Padel
ISBN: 9780099547051 0099547058
OCLC Number: 503638953
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2009.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Ruth Padel.

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"Exquisite, precise and moving poems... Once I started reading I could not put it down until I had reached the end, and then I turned back for the pleasure of reading again" -- Claire Tomalin "A Read more...

 
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