Reading Michael Longley


This study is the first full-length assessment of Michael Longley's work and looks at all of his major collection from the past 40 years.
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This study is the first full-length assessment of Michael Longley's work and looks at all of his major collection from the past 40 years.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781852246839
  • Publisher: Bloodaxe Books
  • Publication date: 11/20/2006
  • Pages: 285
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

1 'In two minds' : No continuing city 13
2 Stereophonic nightmares : An exploded view 51
3 'There's no such place as home' : Man lying on a wall 102
4 'The last time in reverse' : The echo gate and New poems 130
5 Between hovers : Gorse fires 161
6 Metamorphoses : The ghost orchid 188
7 Outwitting winter : The weather in Japan 214
8 A complicated recipe : Snow water 237
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