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The New Faber Book of Love Poems

The New Faber Book of Love Poems
  • Author: James Fenton
  • Publisher:
  • ISBN: 0571218156
  • Page: 453
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'The New Faber Book of Love Poems' presents some of the most emotive and memorable lyric poems produced in the English language from the Renaissance to the present. _Filled with poems to treasure._, Daily MailCOPY The New Faber Book of Love ...

James Fenton, a Whitbread-winning poet praised for his own love poetry, gathers together the best lyric poems originating in the English language. Ranging from the sixteenth century to the present day, The New Faber Book of Love Poems contains a fantastic mix of classics and popular favourites, as well as blues lyrics, American folk poetry, Elizabethan lyrics and Broadway songs. There are poems by men about women, women about men, men about men and women about women - in short, something for everyone, and a must-have for everyone's bookshelf.


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