Author: Seamus Heaney
Title: "Seeing Things"
Pages: 170 (including preface and closing)
First published: Faber and Faber Limited (1991)
My book is first American edition published in 1991 by Farrar, Strauss and Giroux (New York). ISBN ...
Advantages: Poignant Scottish poetry Disadvantages: Too short?
Although some may be put off by the 'Scottish' reference in the title, if you have any love for poetry at all, give this little book a chance, and if you haven't been touched by any of the poems by the end of the book, ask for your money back.
At only ...
Advantages: The book that the musical 'Cats' was based upon. Disadvantages: None.
...A wonderful poetry book about cats.
--T.S.ELIOT- 'OLD POSSUM'S BOOK OF PRACTICAL CATS'--
This is a wonderful book written by T.S.Eliot in 1939, with illustrations by Nicolas Bentley. Old Possums 'Book Of Practical Cats' is one of my favouri ...
Advantages: An Easily Accessible Collection Of Poetry For All Ages. Disadvantages: None
A collection of poetry that is instantly accessible to every age has to be T.S. Eliots ‘Old Possums Book of Practical Cats’. It is a delightful read at any age and will appeal to all.
‘Practical Cats’ (as I will refer to it from now on), is most famous ...
Advantages: delightful poems, excellent for children Disadvantages: none at all
Warning: If you expose your children to this book then you are going to end up with some cats with very strange names! Bear in mind that at midnight, you aren't going to relish standing out in your back garden calling for "Rumpleteazer" or "Skimbleshanks. ...