ISBN-10: 0393285367

ISBN-13: 9780393285369

Juxtaposing verse and snapshot, A Poet’s Dublin is a research of beginning and effect from “a significant Irish poet” (Edward Hirsch).

Written over years, the transcendent and relocating poems in A Poet’s Dublin search out shadows and impressions of a robust, historical urban, learning the way it varieties and alters language, reminiscence, and selfhood. The poems variety from an evocation of the neighborhoods lower than the hills the place the poet lived and raised her youngsters to the inner-city bombing of 1974, and comprise such signature poems as “The Pomegranate,” “The struggle Horse,” and “Anna Liffey.” in particular, those poems weave jointly the tale of a self and a city—private, political, and certain by way of background. The poems are supported via photos of town continuously and in all seasons: from sunrise at the river Liffey, which flows via Dublin, to twilight up within the Dublin foothills.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Poet's Dublin PDF

Similar british books

Conamara Blues: Poems - download pdf or read online

Translating the sweetness and beauty of his local Conamara right into a language exquisitely attuned to the sweetness of the typical, John O'Donohue takes us on a relocating trip via actual and imagined worlds. Divided into 3 components -- Approachings, Encounters, and Distances -- Conamara Blues instantly reawakens a feeling of intimacy with the flora and fauna and a sense of ask yourself on the secret of our courting to this global.

Download e-book for kindle: Distance and Memory by Peter Davidson

Following within the profitable nature-writing variety of Robert MacFarlane and Gillian Clarke, Distance and reminiscence is a booklet approximately remoteness: a memoir of locations saw in solitude, of the feel of existence in the course of the quiet process the seasons within the a ways north of Scotland. it's a ebook grounded within the singularity of 1 place—a residence in northern Aberdeenshire—and threaded via with an unshowy dedication to the misplaced and the forgotten.

The Grass Memorial: A Novel - download pdf or read online

Within the culture of her epic masterpieces akin to The vegetation of the sector, Sarah Harrison returns to the top of the range storytelling that readers have come to like and cherish within the Grass Memorial, a sweeping novel that seamlessly weaves jointly 3 compelling tales that conceal continents and spans generations.

Wendy Soliman's Of Dukes and Deceptions PDF

While Nickolas Buchanan, the Duke of Dorchester, accepts a call for participation to go to a rustic stud farm, he counters his boredom via awesome a guess together with his henchman that he’ll mattress the terrible relation, Alicia Woodley, prior to the top of his remain. yet he reckons with out Alicia’s disdain. She’s disgusted via Nick’s cavalier perspective, unimpressed by means of his grandeur and needs as low as attainable to do with him.

Additional info for A Poet's Dublin

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Poet's Dublin


by Ronald
4.0

A Poet's Dublin by PDF
Rated 4.05 of 5 – based on 20 votes