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How Poetry Works
Phil Roberts
£ 12.99
Reading Shakespeare's Sonnets
Don Paterson
£ 12.99
52 Ways of Looking at a Poem
Ruth Padel
£ 10.99
TheOde Less Travelled
Stephen Fry
£ 8.99
AnIntroduction to English Poetry
James Fenton
£ 9.99

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