Philip Larkin (1922-1985) grew up in Coventry, England. He was the best-loved poet of his generation and the recipient of innumerable honors, including the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry.
Archie Burnett is co-director of the Editorial Institute and professor of English at Boston University. He has edited the Oxford editions of The Poems of A. E. Housman and The Letters of A. E. Housman.
I adore Larkin, and this volume does justice to the master! Do not die before you have read the great Larkin! His poetry is an experience not to be missed.Published 6 months ago by Flush
Many readers in America don't know Philip Larkin's poetry at all, which is too bad. He was, arguably, England's greatest poet of the last half of the twentieth century. Read morePublished 17 months ago by E. Allen
My son requested this for Christmas and he was delighted that I was able to get it for him. He is an avid reader and this was a great addition to his library.Published 17 months ago by Lizbet
This just came a few days ago -- excellent condition. He is not to everyone's taste, but I like his work. Having it collected gives me a chance to read it more in depth.Published 22 months ago by JoAnn Anglin
Imagine the Collected Poems of Yeats (Variorum Edition) combined in a volume with the revised edition of A. Norman Jeffares's "Commentary. Read morePublished on April 7, 2013 by Stanley Crowe
the product arrived in perfect conditions. it took the necessary time to get to my address. there was no need to contact the sender. i am really satisfied with this purchase.Published on February 2, 2013 by Alain