A Sleepwalk on the Severn

A Sleepwalk on the Severn

by Alice Oswald

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Overview

An early work from the acclaimed poet of Memorial and Falling Awake, appearing for the first time in the United States.

A Sleepwalk on the Severn is a reflective, book-length poem in several registers, using dramatic dialogue. Ghostly, meditative, and characterized by Alice Oswald’s signature sensitivity to nature, the poem chronicles a night on the Severn Estuary as the moonrise travels through its five stages: new moon, half moon, full moon, no moon, and moon reborn.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393355970
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 11/13/2018
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 616,571
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

The author of six previous books of poetry, Alice Oswald has been awarded the Eric Gregory Award, the Forward Prize, the
Ted Hughes Award, the T. S. Eliot Prize, and the Griffin Prize.
She lives in Devon, England.

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