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To Kindle the Starling (Aquila New Poetry)

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This is an unsigned First Edition copy of Michael Edwards' first book of poetry which was limited to 500 copies(25 of which were signed). It has plain White stapled card wrappers with a Red Dust Jacket printed in Black. The Book's Cover and contents are in Very Good Condition.

Sir Michael Edwards OBE (born 29 April 1938) is an Anglo-French poet and academic.

Edwards was born in Barnes, London. He was educated at Kingston Grammar School and Christ's College, Cambridge, where he studied French and Spanish. He wrote his doctorate on Jean Racine, completing it in Paris. He was the longtime Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Warwick until 2002, when he was elected to a chair in the Study of Literary Creation in the English Language at the Collège de France.
Edwards was knighted in the 2014 New Year Honours for services to British–French cultural relations.

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Author(s):
Michael Edwards
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1972
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0903226278
ISBN-13:
9780903226271
Number of pages:
24
Publisher:
Aquila Publishing Co. Ltd
Title:
To Kindle the Starling (Aquila New Poetry)

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This is an unsigned First Edition copy of Michael Edwards' first book of poetry which was limited to 500 copies(25 of which were signed). It has plain White stapled card wrappers with a Red Dust Jacket printed in Black. The Book's Cover and contents are in Very Good Condition.

Sir Michael Edwards OBE (born 29 April 1938) is an Anglo-French poet and academic.

Edwards was born in Barnes, London. He was educated at Kingston Grammar School and Christ's College, Cambridge, where he studied French and Spanish. He wrote his doctorate on Jean Racine, completing it in Paris. He was the longtime Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Warwick until 2002, when he was elected to a chair in the Study of Literary Creation in the English Language at the Collège de France.
Edwards was knighted in the 2014 New Year Honours for services to British–French cultural relations.

Author(s):
Michael Edwards
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1972
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0903226278
ISBN-13:
9780903226271
Number of pages:
24
Publisher:
Aquila Publishing Co. Ltd
Title:
To Kindle the Starling (Aquila New Poetry)

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