Poetry

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  • Charles Causley Theatre Works Book Cover

    Charles Causley

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    This collection of plays sheds new light on Charles Causley’ literary work and reveals him to be a fine playwright with an important place in British theatrical history.

  • Vintage Ghosts – D.M Thomas

    Vintage Ghosts

    , £9.99
    With six linocut illustrations by Tim Roberts

    D.M.Thomas, author of the iconic novel The White Hotel, has turned his creative imagination to a genre that has been curiously neglected for over a hundred years, the verse novel.

  • Aurélia Lassaque – Solstice and Other Poems Book Cover

    Solstice and other Poems

    , £9.99

    Solstice and Other Poems is the first major parallel Occitan–English publication of prize-winning Occitan and French poet Aurélia Lassaque.

  • Two Countries D.M.Thomas Book Cover

    Two Countries

    , £7.99

    In this new, highly autobiographical collection, D.M. Thomas moves from poems about his origins, in Cornwall – taking in two formative years in Australia – to Russia.

     

  • A Worm's Folly Book Cover

    A Worm’s Folly

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    A Worm’s Folly is the fullest collection of poetry in the Cornish language to date by Mick Paynter, whose Bardic name,  Skogynn Pryv – Worm’s Fool – gives the book its title. Paynter writes in a variety of forms – touching and humorous, polemical and angry – and with a deep affection for Cornwall and the Cornish language. The poems are accompanied by parallel translations into English. Also included in the collection are a number of translations into Cornish from other sources – English, Yiddish and Breton poems, Blues songs – showing the versatility of the language.

  • The Place of Hope – Alan M Kent

    The Hope of Place

    , £12.00

    The product of twenty years’ work, this volume draws together poems from collections published between 1990 and 2010.

  • News from the Other World

    News from the Other World

    , £9.99

    News from the Other World is a collection of poems in the Gurbet dialect of Romani by the Roma poet Ilija Jovanovic, who writes movingly of the life and traditions of the Roma community of his youth in Serbia, the joy and comradeship, as well the hunger and poverty.

  • Flight and Smoke Poems by D.M. Thomas

    Flight and Smoke

    , £7.99

    In Flight and Smoke, his first new collection of poems since Dear Shadows, D.M. Thomas blends the turbulent history of his time with his own personal history

  • Voices from West barbury

    Voices from West Barbary

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    Foreword by Bernard Deacon

    This anthology brings together for the first time in one collection the riches of Anglo-Cornish poetry from the Renaissance to the the twentieth century.

  • The Wheel Book Cover

    The Wheel

    , , , £10.00
    With a history of the Cornish revival by Amy Hale
    Foreword by Bobi Jones

    Tim Saunders has gathered together more than a hundred poems from a variety of sources – magazines, books and manuscripts – to give us the first ever survey of poetry in the Cornish language from 1850 until 1980.

  • Nothing Broken Book Cover

    Nothing Broken

    , £10.99

    A long-awaited collection of poetry written in Cornish in the last twenty years. A coming of age for the Cornish language and its literature.

  • The High Tide Book Cover

    The High Tide

    , , , £10.00

    This collection contains most of Tim Saunders’ poetry in Cornish to date. The poems are accompanied by the author’s own prose translations into English.

  • The Awakening Book Cover

    The Awakening

    , £7.95

    A collection of previously unpublished poems that in range and quality stands alongside Jack Clemo’s finest published work.