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Philip Gross is Professor of Creative Writing at Glamorgan University. He has published seven books with Bloodaxe, including Deep Field (2011), The Water Table (2009), winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize, The Egg of Zero (2006), Mappa Mundi (2003), a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, and Changes of Address: Poems 1980-1998 (2001), his selection from earlier books including The Ice Factory, Cat’s Whisker, The Son of the Duke of Nowhere, I.D. and The Wasting Game. His book I Spy Pinhole Eye (Cinnamon Press, 2009), a collaborative work with photographer Simon Denison, won the Wales Book of the Year Award 2010. He is also the author of ten highly-praised novels for young people. Born in Cornwall, he lived in Bristol and Bath for many years, and now lives in Penarth in South Wales.

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The Water Table by Philip Gross
The Water Table
Philip Gross
Winner of the prestigious T.S. Eliot award in 2009 Reviewed and selected by our poetry expert, Liam Parkin. Philip Gross’s collection The Water Table is an exquisitely written collection that Simon Armitage termed one of ‘great clarity and concentration,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2009

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