British and Irish Poets
A Biographical Dictionary, 449–2006
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About the Book
From John Abbot to Benjamin Zephaniah, this reference book contains information on 1,270 poets from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Writing over a 1500 year period, the featured poets are representative of the ages.
About the Author(s)
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2014 
Table of Contents
Foreword by Steven Barfield 1
THE POETS 5
The Poets by Nation
(England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales) 431
Timeline of British and Irish Poets 439
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