Philip Larkin Poems (Paperback)

Philip Larkin

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For the first time, Faber publish a selection from the poetry of Philip Larkin. Drawing on Larkin's four collections and on his uncollected poems. Chosen by Martin Amis. "Many poets make us smile; how many poets make us laugh - or, in that curious phrase, "laugh out loud" (as if there's another way of doing it)? Who else uses an essentially conversational idiom to achieve such a variety of emotional effects? Who else takes us, and takes us so often, from sunlit levity to mellifluous gloom? ...Larkin, often, is more than memorable: he is instantly unforgettable." (Martin Amis).


Product Details

  • Product code: AEMBS
  • ISBN: 9780571258116
  • Publisher: Faber and Faber
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 19.7cm x 13.2cm
  • Pages: 128
  • Publish date: Thu Jun 07 00:00:00 BST 2012
  • Book points: 12

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