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Poems of Mourning
By Peter Washington

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Poems of Mourning by Peter Washington

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A treasury of great and beautiful poems from around the world and through the ages that explore bereavement and grief and offer the consolations of art. The poets represented range from Catullus, Milton, Pope, Tennyson, Rossetti, and Rilke, to Anna Akhmatova, W. H. Auden, Czeslaw Milosz, Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Bishop, and many more.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780375404566
ISBN-10: 0375404562
Format: Hardback
(164mm x 111mm x 18mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Everyman's Library
Publisher: Everyman's Library
Publish Date: 1-Sep-1998
Country of Publication: United States

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