Mass for Hard Times

Mass for Hard Times

by R. S. Thomas
     
 

Dufour Editions, an independent publisher and distributor for more than forty years, has an established reputation as a fine literary house. International poetry has always been outstanding in the list, which initially began with some of Thomas Kinsella's and John Montague's first books from the prestigious Dolmen Press.

Since those early days, the complete poetry

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Dufour Editions, an independent publisher and distributor for more than forty years, has an established reputation as a fine literary house. International poetry has always been outstanding in the list, which initially began with some of Thomas Kinsella's and John Montague's first books from the prestigious Dolmen Press.

Since those early days, the complete poetry list has grown to include prize-winning poets from twenty-nine countries. Many of the poets have toured and been interviewed in the U.S. Some are Nobel Prize winners. This catalog introduces some highly regarded poets from publishers whose lists are being distributed in the U.S. and Canada for the first time.

The rewards in publishing poetry are sometimes sublime, as opposed to commercial, but reader response over the years has justified our commitment. The strength of the list is evidenced on this page, on which we salute recent prize-winners whose books are currently being read throughout the world.

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The latest collection of uncompromisingly spare, bleak, moral/theological poems by the Welsh poet who has published 20 books of poems since his first collection appeared in 1946. Published by Bloodaxe Books (England) and distributed in the US by Dufour Editions, Inc., PO Box 449, Chester Springs, PA 19425. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781852242299
Publisher:
Bloodaxe Books
Publication date:
06/01/1993
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.30(d)

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