British and Irish Poets
A Biographical Dictionary, 449–2006
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
Book Reviews & Awards
“recommended”—Booklist; “a great reference tool…solid…recommended”—Library Journal; “recommended”—ARBA; “will certainly satisfy readers…for those in need of a ready reference…this is the book”—School Library Journal; “this handy reference work would be an appropriate acquisition for high school, academic and public libraries”—Catholic Library World; “covers the leading lights (and many of the lesser lights) of every genre of Irish and English poetry”—Reference & Research Book News.