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Derek Walcott was born in St Lucia, in the West Indies, in 1930. The author of many plays and books of poetry, he was awarded the Queen's Medal for Poetry in 1988, and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992. He now divides his time between homes in St Lucia and New York.

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White Egrets by Derek Walcott
White Egrets
Derek Walcott
Winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry 2010. The Poetry Book Society view... Derek Walcott’s famously fierce devotion to craft is confirmed again by this series of sonnet variations which confront and defy the fears...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/03/2010

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