Poetry of Birds, The: edited by Simon Armitage and Tim Dee
Simon Armitage, Tim Dee
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 24th Feb '11
Birds are the most obvious wild things we have around us. Some of the best known, and most loved, poems in English are bird poems. This title features poems according to ornithological notes and provides fascinating information on the birds.
A STUNNING COLLECTION OF POEMS CURATED BY THE NEW POET LAUREATE AND THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF FOUR FIELDS___________________________’Some of the most ethereal verse ever written’ Sunday Telegraph ‘A glorious collection of works old and new’ Independent on Sunday ‘Truly inexhaustible . . . to be read again and again’ Daily Mail ‘A rich and sustaining larder, a marvellously realized sourcebook of flights of feathered fancy’ Guardian ‘A life-affirming celebration of the commonplace yet enduringly mysterious creatures we share this world with and the poetry they have inspired’ Daily Telegraph
|Dimensions||22 × 129 × 198 mm|