Glyn Maxwell

Glyn Maxwell
Kate Eshelby

Glyn Maxwell was born in 1962 in Welwyn Garden City, England. He is the author of several collections of poems, including Out of the Rain (1992), for which he received a Somerset Maugham Award; Rest for the Wicked (1995), which was short-listed for both the Whitbread Poetry Award and the T.S. Eliot Prize; and The Breakage (1998), which was short-listed for both the T.S. Eliot and the Forward Poetry (Best Poetry Collection of the Year) prizes. Maxwell lives in London.


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The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013

Derek Walcott; Selected by Glyn Maxwell
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A collection spanning the whole of Derek Walcott’s celebrated, inimitable, essential career  “He gives us more than himself or ‘a world’; he gives us a...


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One Thousand Nights and Counting

Glyn Maxwell
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

A Boston Globe Best Poetry Book of 2011 The poems of Glyn Maxwell possess a slow, quiet fire. They refrain from grand gestures, from loud proclamations of...


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