Vikram Seth Summer Requiem: A Book of Poems

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Summer Requiem: A Book of Poems

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Although famous as a novelist, Vikram Seth had written three books of poetry before A Suitable Boy was published in 1993. In this volume the poems evoke a serene and melancholy awareness of the seasons passing, from summer's end to spring.

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Vikram Seth has written five books of poetry, an opera libretto, and a book of other libretti. He is perhaps best known for his acclaimed novel, A Suitable Boy, one of the most beloved and widely read books of recent times, as well as his novels The Golden Gate and An Equal Music. He is the author of two highly regarded works of non-fiction, From Heaven Lake and Two Lives, and is currently working on A Suitable Girl.

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