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Collected Poems, 1948-1984 by Derek Walcott
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Collected Poems, 1948-1984

by Derek Walcott

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Includes most of the poems in each of Walcott's collections as selected by the poet, and the complete text of Another Life.

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This was a collection that was hit and miss. While some poems touched the sublime, giving me great ideas and food for thought, others fell short. Nevertheless, it's a thrilling collection and one that is not to be missed, especially for those who appreciate poetry. Walcott is a creative powerhouse, pushing through poem after poem. Impressive.

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  DanielSTJ | May 14, 2019 |
This covers over three decades of Walcott's work. It includes such magnificent works as 'The Schooner Flight' and 'The Spoiler's Return'. Walcott is an extraordinary lyric poet.
  Fledgist | Nov 22, 2007 |
Poet read from this collection at Bryn Mawr College April 8, 2003. Read "Names", "St. Lucie", "Endings", "The Fist", Love After Love", "Sea Grapes", "Schooner Flight". Won Nobel Prize for literature in 1992.
  mthelibrarian | Mar 27, 2007 |
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