Woodpecker Point and Other Stories

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This is not confusing if you see that they work very much as such familiar standard adjective/participle forms as exhausted, knackered or frozen. Blake Morrison and Andrew Motion's praise of Seamus Heaney, in the introduction to that Penguin book, for "relishing" the "delectability" of language (13) is part and parcel of their "didactic" announcement (10) that much of the 1960s and 1970s constituted a period of "lethargy" when "very little. .. seemed to be happening" (11) in English poetry.

Pages: 153

Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation; 1St Edition edition (November 1, 1988)

ISBN: 0811210731

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