In May 2005 Penguin will publish 70 unique titles to celebrate the company's 70th birthday. The titles in the Pocket Penguins series are emblematic of the renowned breadth of quality of the Penguin list and will hark back to Penguin founder Allen Lane's vision of good books for all'. New Poems is Tony Harrison's stunning, and extraordinary addition to the list - a complete collection of previously unpublished poetry -political, tender, sexy, argumentative, passionate, and exposed.
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Highly respected and widely honoured, Tony Harrison nevertheless stands somewhat outside the poetry establishment because of the political nature of some of his work, his writing for the theatre and television, and his strong rootedness in the north-east. He is a librettist and verse-dramatist whose very successful cycle of English Medieval Mystery Plays was first performed at the National Theatre in 1985. His SELECTED POEMS first appeared in Penguin in 1984. It was revised in 1987 to include 'V.', his famous long poem about the vandalism of a Leeds graveyard which won him a Royal Television Society Award. It has been in print in Penguin continuously for twenty years. His work also featured in the second series of Penguin Modern Poets in the mid 1990s.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. **Penguin 70** This is one of the 70 titles published in pocket penguin format to celebrate the 70th birthday of Penguin's paperback revolution;At 64 pages each, Pocket Penguins are ideal to travel with you wherever you're going and wherever you are, you'll be able to spend an idle moment with great authors ranging from Homer to Hornby. All are superbly designed and highly collectable with each cover created as part of a project undertaken by 70 leading artists and designers; published in 2005, these are already very collectable and we are fortunate enough to have quite a few of the titles in rare unread condition still in stock; All new books are in stock in our UK warehouse awaiting immediate dispatch; Bookseller Inventory # P70-01/01/16-32956
Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0141022736 Never Read-may have light shelf wear-publishers mark- Great Copy- I ship FAST with FREE tracking!!. Bookseller Inventory # SKU000031767