Page extent: 176
ISBN: 9781786820860
Binding: PaperBack

On Poetry

Glyn Maxwell

PaperBack (31 Mar 2017)

A bestseller in hardback, this critically acclaimed collection of short essays and reflections on poetry is now available in paperback. llustrating Maxwell’s poetic philosophy with examples from canonical poets, this is a beautiful, accessible guide to the most ancient and sublime of the realms of literature.

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ISBN13 9781786820860
Binding PaperBack
Page Extent 176


'A wee gem of a book, essential reading for anyone who reads or writes poetry.' Alan Spence, The Scotsman

'It is the best book on reading and writing poetry for a general audience that I have ever read.' Australian Book Review

'It really is a tremendously good book … this is the best book about poetry I've ever read' Adam Newey, Guardian