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    DescriptionThis "Selected Poems" contains poetry chosen by Carol Ann Duffy from her first four acclaimed volumes, "Standing Female Nude", "Selling Manhattan", "The Other Country", and "Mean Time" (winner of the Whitbread Poetry Award), as well as six poems from the later "The World's Wife". 'In the world of British poetry, Carol Ann Duffy is a superstar. Highbrow and lowbrow, readers love her' - "The Guardian". 'Carol Ann Duffy is a very, very bright, appealing, clever, ingenious, approachable and...heartwarming writer. She's a Good Thing, capital G, capital T, one of the poets I most enjoy reading' - Andrew Motion.


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    Title
    Selected Poems
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Carol Ann Duffy
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 192 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 141 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780141025124
    ISBN 10: 0141025123
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    BIC subject category V2: DSC
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DCF, DSBH
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: DC
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BISAC V2.8: POE005020
    Ingram Subject Code: PO
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 14
    DC22: 821.914
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    B&T General Subject: 640
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 90
    DC22: 821/.914
    LC classification: PR6054.U38 A6 2006
    Thema V1.0: DSBH, DSC, DCF
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3MP
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1DDR
    Publisher
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Publication date
    05 May 2009
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Poet, playwright and freelance writer Carol Ann Duffy was born in Glasgow in 1955, grew up in Staffordshire, and studied philosophy at Liverpool University. She is a former editor of the poetry magazine Ambit and is a regular reviewer and broadcaster. She moved from London to Manchester in 1996 and began to lecture in poetry at Manchester Metropolitan University. She has won many awards in recognition of her work, including the Whitbread Prize, the Somerset Maugham Award, the Signal Prize and the Forward Prize for Poetry. She was awarded an OBE in 1995, a CBE in 2001 and became a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1999. Carol Ann Duffy lives in Manchester.