100 Poems: Old and New (Hardback) By Rudyard Kipling

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Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), winner of the 1907 Nobel Prize for Literature and author of one of the most popular poems in the English language, 'If-', has long captured the interest of poetry lovers. Here, Thomas Pinney brings together a selection of well-established favourites and the best of the previously uncollected and unpublished poems from The Cambridge Edition of the Poems of Rudyard Kipling (2013). The poems, whether exploring the colonial experience, exposing the injustice of war, or appreciating the beauties of nature, resonate with Kipling's keen observations of his world and strong sense of poetic rhythm. Discovered by Pinney in an array of unlikely hiding places, the uncollected and unpublished poems show the diversity and development of Kipling's talent over his lifetime, and, when combined with long-held favourites, offer readers a unique opportunity to experience Kipling's mastery of poetry in a new way.

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
Format: Hardback | 197 pages
Dimensions: 154mm x 232mm x 18mm | 581g
Publication date: 31 October 2013
Publication City/Country: Cambridge
ISBN 10: 1107050448
ISBN 13: 9781107050440
Edition statement: New.
Sales rank: 85,107