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Clive James - Injury Time - 9781509852970 - KEX0307356
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Injury Time

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Description for Injury Time Hardcover. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. . 8vo.Original printed wrappers. First edition.
The publication of Clive James's Sentenced to Life was a major literary event. Facing the end, James looked back over his life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty to produce his finest work: poems of extraordinary power that spoke to our most elemental emotions. Injury Time finds James with more time on the clock than he had anticipated, and all the more determined to use it wisely - to capture the treasurable moment, and think about how best to live his remaining days while the sense of his own impending absence grows all the more powerfully ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Picador
Condition
Used, Very Good
Number of Pages
112
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781509852970
SKU
KEX0307356
Shipping Time
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Ref
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About Clive James
Clive James is the multi-million-copy bestselling author of more than forty books. His poetry collection Sentenced to Life and his translation of Dante's The Divine Comedy were both Sunday Times top ten bestsellers, and his collections of verse have been shortlisted for many prizes. In 2012 he was appointed CBE and in 2013 an Officer of the Order of Australia. ... Read more

Reviews for Injury Time
Injury Time heads the latest/last collection of his poems, which are rightly heralded as 'a major literary event'. Though the title's sporting metaphor is characteristic, it has very little to do with 'sport'. The poems are as widely ranging and inventive as ever, both in their form and their content. They range daringly from a splendidly substantial celebration of the ... Read more

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