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Wendy Cope - Making Cocoa for Kinglsey Amis - 9780571137473 - KKD0012104
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Making Cocoa for Kinglsey Amis

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Description for Making Cocoa for Kinglsey Amis Paperback. "Offers parodies of William Wordsworth, T.S. Eliot, and Emily Dickinson, and humorous sonnets, haiku, and love poems." Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 197 x 132 x 7. Weight in Grams: 106. Good copy with some shelf wear and yellowing

When Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis was first published, it catapulted its author into the bestseller lists and established her as one of our funniest and most eloquent of poets.

'Cope has an extraordinary canny sense - quite rare among poets - of what will engage a reader's attention.' Poetry Review

'A jet-age Tennyson.' London Review of Books

'Like Larkin and Harrison, Cope has proven that a popular poetry is possible without compromising quality.' Acumen Series

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Faber & Faber
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London, United Kingdom
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About Wendy Cope
Wendy Cope was born in Erith, Kent. After university she worked for fifteen years as a primary-school teacher in London. Her first collection of poems, Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis, was published in 1986. In 1987 she received a Cholmondeley Award for poetry and in 1995 the American Academy of Arts and Letters Michael Braude Award for light verse. Two ... Read more

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