Jackdaw jiving: selected essays on poetry & translation
This selection contains 16 essays, including the celebrated The Viking Prow and The Pursuit of the Kingfisher. Middleton is widely acknowledged as one of our most innovative poets and critics.
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Writing as Expression
Reflections on a Viking Prow 1 and 2
On the Mental Image
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