Christmas Please! : 100 Poems on the Festive Season
Baby Jesus and the three kings, holly and mistletoe, angels and carols, mince pies and gifts - this is a wonderful selection of poems on every aspect of Christmas, guaranteed to please every mood and taste. The poems have been taken from the whole range of verse in English, from the Middle Ages to the present day.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 137.2 x 177.8 x 22.9mm | 317.52g
- 07 Sep 2000
- Orion Publishing Co
- Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
- London, United Kingdom
About David Holmes
Douglas Brooks-Davies was born in Wimbledon in 1942, and educated at Merchant Taylors' School, Crosby and Brasenose College, Oxford. Formerly Senior Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Manchester, where he remains an Honorary Research fellow, he has published widely on Renaissance and later literature, and is now a freelance writer. His hobbies include gardening, singing, and playing the oboe.