Poems 1960-2000 by Fleur Adcock PDF

By Fleur Adcock

ISBN-10: 1852245298

ISBN-13: 9781852245290

ISBN-10: 1852245301

ISBN-13: 9781852245306

Fleur Adcock is considered one of Britain's such a lot entire poets. Her poised, ironic poems are stressful and tightly managed in addition to shrewdly laconic, and sometimes chilling as she unmasks the deceptions of affection or unravels kin lives. Disarmingly conversational common, they're striking for his or her mental perception and their unsentimental, mischievously informal view of private relationships. Born in New Zealand, she has explored questions of id and rootedness all through her paintings, either relating to her own allegiances to her local and followed nations in addition to her relations historical past, whose long-dead characters she brings to existence. She has additionally written movingly of start, demise and bereavement, and has tackled political matters with sincere indignation and caustic wit. this primary gathered variation of her poetry replaces her "Selected Poems", with the addition of labor from her later Oxford collections "The Incident Book", "Time-Zones" and "Looking Back". It doesn't disguise her later assortment "Dragon
Talk" (2010).

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