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The World's Wife Paperback – 3 Sep 2010

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  • Paperback: 96 pages
  • Publisher: Picador; Reprints edition (3 Sept. 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 033037222X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0330372220
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 0.8 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 156 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 7,669 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'Sparkes with wit, intelligence and an impressive lightness of touch, while drawing on some weighty emotional experiences’ -- Independent

‘A melange of history lesson, fairy-tale and modern-day domestic tragedy’ -- Scotsman

‘These poems vibrate with intense colloquialisms, physicality, energy, freshness and cheek’ -- Sunday Telegraph

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Poems of famous men – and the women who married them – by the Poet Laureate.

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