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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.

Books by the Author

The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013
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The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013

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

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One Thousand Nights and Counting
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One Thousand Nights and Counting

Glyn Maxwell
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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 emotion. Instead, Maxwell unveils...

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Nativity Poems
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Nativity Poems

Joseph Brodsky; Translated by Melissa Green, Seamus Heaney, Anthony Hecht, Glyn Maxwell, Paul Muldoon, Derek Walcott, Richard Wilbur, and the author; Photographs by Mikhael Lemkhin
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Christmas poems by the Nobel Laureate

To Him, all things seemed enormous: His mother's breast, the
steam out
of the ox's nostrils, Caspar, Balthazar, Melchior, the team

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