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James Booth edited Philip Larkin's early girls'-school stories and poems as Trouble at Willow Gables and Other Fictions and has published two critical studies of the poet's work: Philip Larkin: Writer (1991) and Philip Larkin: The Poet's Plight (2005). He is Literary Adviser to the Philip Larkin Society and Co-Editor of its journal, About Larkin. He recently retired from the Department of English at the University of Hull, where he had been a colleague of Larkin for seventeen years. www.philiplarkin.com

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Philip Larkin Life, Art and Love by James Booth
Philip Larkin Life, Art and Love
James Booth
Philip Larkin has the reputation of being a curmudgeon, a racist and misogynist. Is that what the people who knew him really thought or was his public persona a shell to hide the man within? James Booth reinterprets the life...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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