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Standing Female Nude

Carol Ann Duffy

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Imprint: Anvil Press Poetry
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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Paperback (64 pages)
(Pub. Nov 1998)
9780856463099
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  • This outstanding first collection introduced Carol Ann Duffy’s impressive gifts and the broad range of her interests and style. The poems are fresh, skilful, passionate.

    Carol Ann Duffy was born in Glasgow in 1955. Her awards include first prize in the 1983 National Poetry Competition; three Scottish Arts Council Book Awards; Eric Gregory, Somerset Maugham and Dylan Thomas Awards in Britain and a 1995 Lannan Literary Award in the USA. In 1993 she received the Forward ... read more
    Awards won by Carol Ann Duffy Winner, 1993 Whitbread Prize (Poetry) (Mean Time) Winner, 1993 Forward Poetry Prize: Best Collection (Mean Time) Winner, 1993 Forward Poetry Prize (Mean Time) Winner, 1992 Whitbread Book Awards: Poetry Category (Mean Time) Short-listed, 1999 Forward Poetry Prize (The World's Wife) Short-listed, 1999 T S Eliot Prize (The World's Wife) Winner, 1993 Forward Poetry Prize (Mean Time) Winner, 1993 Whitbread Prize (Poetry) (Mean Time)
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