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The world through a poet's eyes

Advantages: A fantastic way to get to know a less well-known poet
Disadvantages: Not the complete published works

I first heard the name Norman MacCaig, or rather read it, on a good friend's book list on Facebook. Since the name was unfamiliar, I got curious and having searched Google I discovered that he was a Scottish poet. He had been largely based in Edinburgh, a ...

melinda3536 18.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Poems of Norman McCaig - Norman MacCaig

IN MEMORY OF SPIKE

Advantages: Funny
Disadvantages: None

I got given this book for xmas and have read everything from cover to cover several times.Its one of those books that he probably came up with to keep himself busy but turned into something alot more meaningful and popular than he expected.Most of the poe ...

happytan 15.03.2002 ·
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Review of Hidden Words: Collected Poems - Spike Milligan