JOHN CLARE A Biography JONATHAN BATE 2003 FIRST EDITION
What distinguished Clare is an unspectacular joy and a love for the inexorable one-thing-after-anotherness of the world - Seamus Heaney
John Clare (1793-1864) is the greatest labouring-class poet that England has ever produced. No one has written more powerfully of nature, of a rural childhood, and of the alienated and unstable self, but until now he has never been the subject of a comprehensive literary biography….
Hardback book with dj. PICADOR – A Biography – ISBN 0 330 371061 – This first edition published 2003 – First published New York 2003 – Printed in Great Britain – Includes purchase receipt dated 22 May 2004. Pages 649
Dimensions: 24 x 16 x 5.5 cm
Weight: 1.5 kg
Condition: very good
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