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Selected Poems 1954 - 1992

By George Mackay Brown

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'George Mackay Brown has added uniquely and steadfastly to the riches of poetry in English' - Seamus Heaney

A compilation of poetry written by George Mackay Brown over a 30-year period, which represents his favourite work. These poems reflect the richness of the Orkney Island community where he lives - a community permeated with its past and still close to the natural world.

Biographical Notes

George Mackay Brown was one of the greatest Scottish writers of the twentieth century. A prolific poet, admired by such fellow poets as Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney, he was also an accomplished novelist and a master of the short story. He died at the age of 74 on 13 April 1996.

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  • ISBN: 9781848549395
  • Publication date: 06 Feb 2014
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  • Imprint: John Murray
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