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The Philip Larkin I knew

by Maeve Brennan

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Larkin, Philip.,
  • Larkin, Philip -- Friends and associates.,
  • Brennan, Maeve,
  • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-138) and index.

    StatementMaeve Brennan.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesPhilip Larkin Society monograph series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6023.A66 Z58 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3570918M
    ISBN 100719062756, 0719062764
    LC Control Number2002075202

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The Philip Larkin I Knew traces the author's close friendship with the poet and stretches over his 30 year tenure of office The Philip Larkin I knew book librarian of the University of Hull, taking in his literary achievements from "The Less Deceived" (), through "The Whitsun Weddings" (), to "High Windows" ()/5(4).

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A new book of letters to his long-time. Book of the day Letters Home by Philip Larkin, edited by James Booth – review Published: 4 Nov Letters Home by Philip Larkin, edited by James Booth – review. James Booth reads Philip Larkin's mature poetry in terms of his ambiguous self-image as lonely, anti-social outsider, plighted to his art, and as nine-to-five librarian, sharing the common plight of humanity.

Booth's focus is on Larkin's artistry with words, the 'verbal devices' through which this purest of lyric poets celebrates 'the experience. The book Somewhere Becoming Rain is a gathering together of everything Clive ever wrote about Larkin. It was Claerwen’s idea; she designed the cover, and it’s dedicated.

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Historically A Movementeer, Larkin Followed The Pleasure Principle To Democratize Poetry By Forging A Distinctive Philistine Aesthetic, By Employing A Defiantly Demotic. "Philip Larkin was one of the greatest and most popular English poets of the twentieth century, and also one of the most private.

Living in towns "where only salesmen and relations come," refusing to read or lecture before an audience, he was by the end of his life affectionately known as "the hermit of Hull." At sixty he promised that as soon as he saw "the Grim Reaper coming up the path" he 4/5(3).

One of the best-known and best-loved poets of the English-speaking world, Philip Larkin had only a small number of poems published during his lifetime. Collected Poems brings together not only all his books-- The North Ship, The Less Deceived, The Whitsun Weddings, and High Windows- -but also his uncollected poems from to Reviews: The Complete Poems of PHILIP LARKIN edited with an introduction and commentary by ARCHIE BURNETT.

Contents Title Page In a second I knew it was your voice speaking (A Study in Light and Dark) Within, a voice said: Cry None of the books have time Goodnight World Great baying groans burst from my lips.