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Poems to Learn by Heart - Ana Sampson

Poems to Learn by Heart


Published: 26th September 2013
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'Paths of glory', 'Theirs not to reason why', 'When you are old and grey and full of sleep', 'A handful of dust', 'Shall I compare thee to a summer's day' - these and many others are famous lines of poetry that often occur in everyday speech. But do you know the rest of the verse, or even the rest of the poem? An anthology to warm the coldest heart or charm the least romantic soul, this is a collection of poems (or in some cases, extracts) that are not only memorable, but lend themselves to being learned by heart. This is the perfect book for anyone with even the vaguest interest in poetry, providing a wonderful opportunity to revisit those much-loved lines remembered from earlier days.

About the Author

Ana grew up in Kent. She studied English Literature at the University of Sheffield and gained a BA and MA before starting a career in publishing PR. Ana has contributed articles to various publications including Writers' Market UK, The Book Club Bible and The Bookseller. She has appeared on television and radio discussing books, book clubs, teenage diaries and poetry. She is the author for Michael O'Mara Books of I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud and Tyger Tyger Burning Bright.

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ISBN: 9781782431459
ISBN-10: 1782431454
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 26th September 2013
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.6 x 13.7  x 2.7
Weight (kg): 0.36
Edition Number: 1