Description - Coming to Terms by Harry Guest
This rich and varied collection, his first in ten years, gathers Harry Guest's poems from 1983 to 1990. Intelligence, compassion, formal inventiveness and a gift for evocation both of landscape and things remembered blend to give his poetry its attractive and moving quality.
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Anvil Press Poetry
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Author Biography - Harry Guest
With Anvil Harry Guest has published four earlier collections of poetry, a short novel `Days' and a translation of selected poems by Victor Hugo, `The Distance, The Shadows'. He edited and translated Penguin's `Post-War Japanese Poetry'. His recent books include a novel `Lost Pictures' and `Traveller's Literary Companion to Japan'. He was awarded a Hawthornden Fellowship in 1993, and was appointed Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Exeter in 1994.