Ted Hughes

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TED HUGHES (1930–1998) published numerous volumes of poetry and prose for adults and children. He received the Guardian Award for Children’s Fiction in 1985 and was appointed Poet Laureate of England in 1984.


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My Brother Bert

Ted Hughes; Pictures by Tracey Campbell Pearson
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Bert’s little sister knows that he loves to bring home pets and hide them in his room, and her curiosity about what is going on in there has been building and...


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Letters of Ted Hughes

Ted Hughes; Selected and edited by Christopher Reid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Ted Hughes described letter-writing as “excellent training for conversation with the world.” These nearly 300 letters—selected from several thousand—show him...


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Selected Translations

Ted Hughes; Edited by Daniel Weissbort
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

“EXPAND[S] OUR UNDERSTANDING OF THIS FASCINATING LITERARY CHARACTER.” —STEVEN RATINER, THE WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD Known (with Philip Larkin) as the...


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A Choice of Shakespeare's Verse

Selected and with an Introduction by Ted Hughes
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Shakespeare's best as chosen by the great English poet “According to most anthologies, [Shakespeare] wrote only sonnets and songs for his plays. The reason...


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Collected Poems for Children

Ted Hughes; Pictures by Raymond Briggs
Farrar, Straus and Giroux BYR Paper

This collection brings together the more than 250 children’s poems Ted Hughes wrote throughout his career. They are arranged by volume, beginning with those...


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Collected Poems

Ted Hughes; Edited by Paul Keegan
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

All the poems of a great 20th-century poet. From the astonishing debut Hawk in the Rain (1957) to Birthday Letters (1998), Ted Hughes was one of postwar...


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The Rattle Bag

Edited by Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes
Faber and Faber, Inc.

The Rattle Bag is an anthology of poetry (mostly in English but occasionally in translation) for general readers and students of all ages and backgrounds....


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Selected Poems 1957-1994

Ted Hughes
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Poems from every phase of the career of a great poet This selection of Ted Hughes's poetry, made by the author himself in 1995, includes poems from every...


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The Oresteia of Aeschylus

Ted Hughes
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

In the last year of his life, Ted Hughes completed translations of three major dramatic works: Racine's Phedre, Euripedes' Alcestis, and the trilogy of plays...


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Alcestis

Euripedes; Translated and Adapted by Ted Hughes
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

In the years before his death at age sixty-eight in 1998, Hughes translated several classical works with great energy and ingenuity. His Tales from Ovid was...


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Birthday Letters

Ted Hughes
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Formerly Poet Laureate to Queen Elizabeth II, the late Ted Hughes (1930-98) is recognized as one of the few contemporary poets whose work has mythic scope and...


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Tales from Ovid

Ted Hughes
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

A powerful version of the Latin classic by England's late Poet Laureate, now in paperback.When it was published in 1997, Tales from Ovid was immediately...


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