Woods etc.

By Alice Oswald
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A collection of poems by Alice Oswald. This collection follows the success of her widely acclaimed river-poem, "Dart", which was awarded the TS Eliot Prize in 2002. Extending the concerns of "Dart" and written over a period of several years, these poems recall the oral and anonymous tradition with which they share affinity.

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"'Oswald's narrative skill has always been exemplary and she demonstrates it abundantly once more.' Guardian"

Author Biography

Alice Oswald lives in Devon and is maried with three children. Dart, her second collection, won the T.S. Eliot Prize in 2002. First published in 2005 Woods etc is a Poetry Book Society Choice.