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Freddy’s Revenge - Richard Osmond
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7 poems available

A haunting music full of subtlety of thought and religious echoes. -- Charles Bainbridge, The Guardian

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6 poems available

All books are merely delayed dust. - George Elliott Clarke

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6 poems available

These hands have Moulded monuments, created crafts, healed hearts. Khosi Xaba, from 'These Hands'

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5 poems available

if the body is a great creation why wait / indoors with it?

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7 poems available

She has the comic's knack of placing a lot of weight on thin-shouldered words, words blurred by common currency which are suddenly brought into sharp focus and don't really want to be. Beyond the laughs there's great poignancy - Observer

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3 poems available

Celebratory, mournful, critical and tender - Poetry London

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Beautiful Girls is not a book for the faint-hearted: it will survive as testament to poetry's force in overcoming - Chris McCabe

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6 poems available

'Completely original, both very funny and existentially bleak. No-one else is writing poems remotely like these'. Magma

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Jane Yeh

B. 1971

4 poems available

Poetry so unsettling, describing worlds so troubling and lonely, is seldom as funny, clever, and downright charming as Jane Yeh's. - Aingeal Clare

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Mary Leapor

B. 1722 D. 1746

1 poem available

With walking sick, with curtseys lame, and frighted by the scolding dame, poor Mira once again is seen within the bounds of Goslin-Green. - Mary Leapor 'The Visit'

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Ben Jonson

B. 1572 D. 1637

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Drink to me only with thine eyes, and I will pledge with mine. - Ben Jonson 'Song To Celia'

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