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Selected Poems

Iain Crichton Smith

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ISBN: 978 0 856355 97 4
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: January 1985
190 x 130 x 10 mm
128 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • Iain Crichton Smith was born in 1928 on the island of Lewis. Educated at Aberdeen University, he became a teacher after national service. In 1977 he resigned to write full time. He received many awards, including the OBE in 1980. He died in 1998. Carcanet publish his Selected Poems (1985), Collected ... read more
    Praise for Iain Crichton Smith  'Over the years [his] poetry has increased in strangeness and beauty. He is a poet of his own discontents, but one who has submitted his unrest to the demands of the imagination.'
    Times Literary Supplement
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