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A Furious Place

Hardie, Kerry

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ISBN 10: 1852351969 / ISBN 13: 9781852351960
Published by Gallery Press, Oldcastle, Ireland, 1996
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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A fine copy in fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on title page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000910

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Title: A Furious Place

Publisher: Gallery Press, Oldcastle, Ireland

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed

Edition: First Edition.

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Another fine, young poet from Ireland shows in her first book an unusually certain, fully formed, and mature voice. Her territory is the familiar domesticity of women's lives, and she is as comfortable with the tenderness of married love as she is with a young rural girl's yearning for experience beyond her province. Some of the most affecting poems here record Hardie's ongoing struggle with a debilitating physical condition and what she calls the "ancient practice" of healing effort. "Human times are mostly hard," she says calmly. "They will be so again." Self-regarding without self-pity, Hardie examines the struggles of the soul to live free and love strongly, whatever the limitations of body and society. Patricia Monaghan

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