Paperback Poetry by heart : a treasury of poems to read aloud / edited by Julie Blake, Mike Dixon, Andrew Motion and Jean Sprackland.
Publication year: 2016
Media type Paperback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780241275979 (pbk.) :
Originally published: London: Viking, 2014.
Extent: xxii, 547 pages ; 20 cm
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Familiar poems and almost unknown poems. Love poems and war poems. Funny poems and heartbroken poems. Poems that re-create the world we know and poems written on the dark side of the moon. 'Poetry by Heart' is an essential collection of over 200 poems, from Geoffrey Chaucer to Emily Dickinson, from Christina Rossetti to Benjamin Zephaniah, all carefully chosen for their suitability for learning and reciting. This is an anthology which celebrates the age-old pleasure of reciting poems - an anthology for all ages to treasure.