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Zoology

Author: Gillian Clarke
Publisher: Manchester : Carcanet, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Zoology is Gillian Clarke's ninth Carcanet collection, following her T. S. Eliot Prize-shortlisted Ice. The collection opens with a glimpse of hare, whose 'heartbeat halts at the edge of the lawn', holding us 'in the planet of its stare'. Within this millisecond of mutual arrest, a well of memories draws us into the Welsh landscape of the poet's childhood: her parents, the threat of war, the richness of nature as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gillian Clarke
ISBN: 1784102164 9781784102166
OCLC Number: 965344453
Description: 117 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Gillian Clarke.

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The long-awaited new collection from the former National Poet of Wales.  Read more...

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'Gillian Clarke is one of the most widely respected and deeply loved poets in the world' - Carol Ann Duffy, Poet Laureate; 'Gillian Clarke's [poems] ring with lucidity and power... Clarke's work is Read more...

 
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