The Works

The Works The Classic Collection

Revised Edition

Paperback (18 Feb 2010) | English

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Synopsis

The Works contains 120 of Pam Ayres' best-known poems, including 'The Battery Hen', 'Please Will You Take Your Children Home Before I Do Them In?', 'Sling Another Chair Leg on the Fire, Mother' and, of course, 'Oh, I Wish I'd Looked After Me Teeth'.

This edition includes a general introduction by Pam, as well as individual introductions to these classic poems of the seventies and eighties, many of which are now illustrated with specially commissioned line drawings by Susan Hellard. The Works is certain to delight Pam's fans of all ages.

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Book information

ISBN: 9781846077937
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Imprint: BBC Books
Pub date:
Edition: Revised Edition
DEWEY: 821.914
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Sales rank: 33223
Number of pages: 254
Weight: 182g
Height: 198mm
Width: 126mm
Spine width: 17mm