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Under the Breath

Peter Dale

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Imprint: Anvil Press Poetry
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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9780856463471
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  • Peter Dale’s first full collection in over ten years brings together lyrical poems and monologues in which bleakness and tenderness alternate, conflict and finally coexist. The bitter-sweet shifts of memory are evoked throughout with an understated tone, making the poems in Under the Breath compelling reading.

    Peter Dale was born in Addleston, Surrey in 1938 and educated at St Peter’s College, Oxford. He worked as a secondary school teacher before becoming a freelance writer in 1993. He was co-editor of the poetry journal Agenda for many years. He is renowned for his translations from French (Corbière, Laforgue, ... read more
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