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Poetry in the Making

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Product description

An interesting anthology, mostly Ted Hughes's own work, some other poets' pieces. Also includes essays by Hughes, discussing the craft of writing poetry and novels. Intended for use in schools, as explained in the introduction:
"In this book, I have collected together programmes I wrote at the invitation of Miss Moira Doolan of the B.B.C. Schools Broadcasting Department, for the series "Listening and Writing". The final piece, "Words and Experience", was written for the series entitled, "Religion in its Contemporary Context." Nothing has been changed..., but a small group of poems...has been added, and also a few suggestions which I hope will help teachers to turn the programmes to immediate classroom use."

So a fascinating insight into the poet's philosophy and ways of working. Full contents in photos attached.

First. No jacket (as issued?). Some light scratches to covers. Contents lightly browned. Some light marks in the blank margins. One page has a small tear at the top.

Item details

Author(s):
Hughes, Ted
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
13 x 20 cm.
Edition:
First 1967
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
124
Publisher:
Faber and Faber
Title:
Poetry in the Making

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An interesting anthology, mostly Ted Hughes's own work, some other poets' pieces. Also includes essays by Hughes, discussing the craft of writing poetry and novels. Intended for use in schools, as explained in the introduction:
"In this book, I have collected together programmes I wrote at the invitation of Miss Moira Doolan of the B.B.C. Schools Broadcasting Department, for the series "Listening and Writing". The final piece, "Words and Experience", was written for the series entitled, "Religion in its Contemporary Context." Nothing has been changed..., but a small group of poems...has been added, and also a few suggestions which I hope will help teachers to turn the programmes to immediate classroom use."

So a fascinating insight into the poet's philosophy and ways of working. Full contents in photos attached.

First. No jacket (as issued?). Some light scratches to covers. Contents lightly browned. Some light marks in the blank margins. One page has a small tear at the top.

Author(s):
Hughes, Ted
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
13 x 20 cm.
Edition:
First 1967
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
124
Publisher:
Faber and Faber
Title:
Poetry in the Making

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