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Collected Poems (Penguin Modern Classics) Kindle Edition

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Length: 336 pages

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About the Author

Patrick Kavanagh was born in Inniskeen, County Monaghan, in 1904. His verse collections included Ploughman and Other Poems (1936), A Soul for Sale and Other Poems (1947) and Come Dance with Kitty Stobling (1960). He also wrote the novel Tarry Flynn (1948) and his autobiography The Green Fool (1938). He died in 1967. Antoinette Quinn is author of Patrick Kavanagh: A Biography (2001) and editor of Patrick Kavanagh: A Poet's Country, Selected Prose (2003) and of his Selected Poems (1996).

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 904 KB
  • Print Length: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin (25 Aug. 2005)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00358G65M
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 6 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #64,838 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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I wanted to buy a collection of this for years. I was intorduced to him at school & then I got distracted by Rossetti & Dante & Poe. But I love his simplicity & beauty. A nice publication & so glad I spent the money
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Wonderful poetry woven around urban and rural themes. There's great passion and compassion in Kavanagh's work. This collection brings together all the best of this poet's work, including his best known pieces, such as the epic 'A Great Hunger'. Read it; you'll be rewarded!

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Wonderful landscape poet.
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