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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.
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
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.
This Way Once: A Book of Yesterday
ISBN: 9780856832499 - Hardback£25.00 Add to basket
The culmination of a lifetime's work, this is a collection of poetry, prose and visual art that keeps body, mind and spirit together, a rich summation of ideas, thoughts and philosophy. Their common theme is a respect for life and an affinity with what endures throughout the years, bringing an empathetic solace and strength in time of need.
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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