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Lasting lines : 100 poems and poets that you should know

Author: Jamie Grant
Publisher: Richmond, Victoria : Hardie Grant Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The English language is rich in poetry; yet how many people are aware that many of our stock phrases and familiar sayings have their origins as lines of poetry? Ink-stained poet Jamie Grant set out to uncover a selection of these enduring lines in the works of English-language poets all the way from Chaucer and Shakespeare up to the present day. Some of the lines are well known; others should be; and others again  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Biographies
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Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie Grant
ISBN: 9781743794241 174379424X
OCLC Number: 1013588466
Description: 204 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Jamie Grant.

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