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Bees - Reprint by Carol Ann Duffy (Paperback)

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Here Carol Ann Duffy uses her full poetic range: there are drinking songs, love poems, poems of political anger; there are elegies, too, for beloved friends, and—most movingly—the poet’s own mother. Woven and weaving through the book is its presiding spirit: the bee. Sometimes the bee is Duffy’s subject, sometimes it strays into the poem, or hovers at its edge. In the end, Duffy’s point is clear: the bee symbolizes what we have left of grace in the world, and what is most precious and necessary for us to protect. The Bees, at once intimate and public, is a work of great power from one of our most cherished poets.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 83
Genre: Poetry
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
Author: Carol Ann Duffy
Language: English
Street Date: January 1, 2018
TCIN: 53229924
UPC: 9781509852925
Item Number (DPCI): 248-57-1905
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