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Saviour of the Nation
An epic poem of Winston Churchill’s finest hour
Chosen for Summer 2015-16 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION
ISBN: 9780856835063 - Paperback£10.00 Add to basket
Winston Churchill led the British people from the brink of utter disaster to the expectation of victory in the Second World War. This engaging poem depicts him as a hero, in traditional epic poetry style, echoing the works of Homer and Virgil.
ISBN: 9780856831904 - Hardback£5.95 Add to basket
As the Cambridge Weekly News said of her first collection: 'The poems are ...alternatively thought-provoking, humorous and tender'.
A Cascade of Stars
ISBN: 9780856831980 - Paperback£11.95 Add to basket
'I do think you write wonderfully well - You write with a sparse and elegant choice of words, and there is a welcome touch of wit in some of your verse.' Nigel Hawthorne
On the Nature of Poetry
Chosen for June 2009 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832468 - Hardback£25.00 Add to basket
Almost a library in one volume, this unusual book, written by an accomplished poet, examines the 4000 years old phenomenon of poetry. It explains the underlying power of this art form and how its effect is exerted over human hearts and understanding.
ISBN: 9780856832215 - Hardback£10.95 Add to basket
In this selection of over a hundred and fifty sonnets Kenneth Verity shows how successfully this verse form can be used to address the issues of the 21st century.
Sketches Sartorial, Tonsorial and the Like
A Collection of Light Humorous Verse
ISBN: 9780856832666 - Paperback£8.95 Add to basket
In rhyming couplets these wry and witty poems ponder the foibles and vanities of mortals.
Twenty Most Favourite Songs of Burns
ISBN: 9780856831751 - Hardback£19.95 Add to basket
This beautiful book is the result of a long cherished dream, inspired by the poems and songs of Robert Burns. The dedicated research and meticulous craftsmanship shown by Andrew Winton have resulted in a book that no lover of Burns can resist.
Edward Thomas: A Mirror of England
ISBN: 9780856830822 - Hardback£14.95 Add to basket
The poet's search "in hope to find whatever I seek", his physical and spiritual intimacy with Nature and his deep love of England are all expressed in this evocative selection of some eighty of his poems, introduced by a biographical essay.
John Clare: Voice of Freedom
Featured in THE PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE, Winter 2010
ISBN: 9780856832703 - Paperback£9.95 Add to basket
This exploration of John Clare's life highlights the socio-economic and environmental aspects of his observations and includes his reports on an insidious revolution taking place in the English countryside.
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