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By Paul Muldoon

Selected Poems 1968-2014 bargains forty-five years of labor drawn from twelve person collections via a poet who 'began as a prodigy and has long past directly to develop into a virtuoso' (Michael Hofmann). Hailed via Seamus Heaney as 'one of the era's real originals', Muldoon turns out made up our minds to flee definition but this quantity, selected by way of the poet himself, serves as an fundamental creation to his trademark mix of highbrow excessive jinx and emotional honesty. between his many honours are the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the Shakespeare Prize 'for contributions from English-speaking Europe to the ecu inheritance.'

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