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Letters from Iceland

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Product description

This highly amusing and unorthodox travel book resulted from a light-hearted summer journey by the young poets Auden and MacNeice in 1936. Their letters home, in verse and prose, are full of private jokes and irreverent comments about people, politics, literature and ideas. Letters from Iceland is one of the most entertaining books in modern literature; from Auden's 'Letter to Lord Byron' and MacNeice's 'Eclogue', to the mischief and fun of their joint 'Last Will and Testament', the book is impossible to resist - a 1930s classic.

Fair condition. Yellowing and foxing to pages. Spine intact.

First published 1937
Reissued in 1985

Item details

Author(s):
Auden. W.H. and MacNeice, L.
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0571132979
ISBN-13:
9780571132973
Number of pages:
0
Title:
Letters from Iceland

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This highly amusing and unorthodox travel book resulted from a light-hearted summer journey by the young poets Auden and MacNeice in 1936. Their letters home, in verse and prose, are full of private jokes and irreverent comments about people, politics, literature and ideas. Letters from Iceland is one of the most entertaining books in modern literature; from Auden's 'Letter to Lord Byron' and MacNeice's 'Eclogue', to the mischief and fun of their joint 'Last Will and Testament', the book is impossible to resist - a 1930s classic.

Fair condition. Yellowing and foxing to pages. Spine intact.

First published 1937
Reissued in 1985

Author(s):
Auden. W.H. and MacNeice, L.
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0571132979
ISBN-13:
9780571132973
Number of pages:
0
Title:
Letters from Iceland

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