The Whitsun Weddings and Selected Poems: York Notes Advanced

The Whitsun Weddings and Selected Poems: York Notes Advanced

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York Notes Advanced offer a fresh and accessible approach to English Literature. This market-leading series has been completely updated to meet the needs of today's A-level and undergraduate students. Written by established literature experts, York Notes Advanced intorduce students to more sophisticated analysis, a range of critical perspectives and wider contexts.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 211 x 7mm | 164g
  • LONGMAN
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Impr.
  • 058277229X
  • 9780582772298
  • 189,840

Table of contents

David Punter wrote the first edition and is willing to write the new edition including a large section on Whitsun Weddings and some material on other selected Poems.
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About Philip Larkin

Philip Larkin was born in Coventry in 1922 and was educated at King Henry VIII School, Coventry, and St John's College, Oxford. As well as his volumes of poems, which include The Whitsun Weddings and High Windows, he wrote two novels, Jill and A Girl in Winter, and two books of collected journalism: All What Jazz: A Record Library, and Required Writing: Miscellaneous Prose. He worked as a librarian at the University of Hull from 1955 until his death in 1985. He was the best-loved poet of his generation, and the recipient of innumerable honours, including the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry, and the WHSmith Award.
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