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John Kinsella is a celebrated Australian poet with an international reputation. The publication of this volume with the selection and introduction written by the distinguished author and scholar Harrold Bloom is recognition of Kinsella s prodigious talent. This book is acknowledgement that Kinsella is at the peak of his career and regarded alongside other internationally renowned poets such as Ted Hughes, Shamus Heaney and Andrew Motion.

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    October 27, 2003

    Fremantle Press (Adult)

    224 pages

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Also by John Kinsella

On the Outskirts
The Fremantle Press Anthology of Western Australian Poetry
The Ballad of Moondyne Joe
The Penguin Anthology of Australian Poetry
Divine Comedy: Journeys Through a Regional Geography
Contrary Rhetoric: Lectures on Landscape and Language
Shades of the Sublime and Beautiful
Fast, Loose Beginnings
Michael Dransfield: a Retrospective


The Odyssey
The Odyssey
Deaths of the Poets
You Made Me Late Again!
Under the Bridge and Over the Moon
The Collected Poems
Selected Poems of Pablo Neruda
The 20th Century in Poetry
The Penguin Book Of American Verse
Bright Star
Poems Of John Keats
Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained
The Broken Word
Selected Poems
Christmas Blessings
Poems Of Thomas Hardy
Leaves of Grass: 1855 (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
Selected Poems
The Ode Less Travelled
Lone Wolf