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W. H. Auden - Author


W.H. Auden was born in 1907 and went to Oxford University, where he became Professor of Poetry from 1956 to 1960. After the publication of his Poems in 1930, he became the acknowledged leader of the 'thirties poets'. His poetic output was prolific, and he also wrote verse plays in collaboration with Christopher Isherwood, with whom he visited china. In 1946 he became a U.S. citizen. He died in 1973.

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Auden : Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets) by W. H. Auden
Auden : Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)
W. H. Auden
July 2011 Guest Editor Alexander McCall Smith on Poems... In my view Auden is without equal among twentieth century poets. His is a profound voice, full of insight and wisdom. This is a handsome edition of his work.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/1995

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