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James K. Baxter: A Portrait

W. H. Oliver

ISBN 10: 0908877447 / ISBN 13: 9780908877447
Published by Godwit Press, Auckland, New Zealand, 1994
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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Title: James K. Baxter: A Portrait

Publisher: Godwit Press, Auckland, New Zealand

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Very Good

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A major biography of New Zealand's foremost poet traces the life of James K. Baxter from his early days in Otago to his final years in a remote community on the Wanganui River. Baxter's life was in many ways a chronicle of his times -- marriage and suburbia in the 1950s, a struggle with religious belief, and then, in the 1960s, the search for a fulfilling life. Throughout it all there was the poetry -- acclaimed from the beginning and celebrated long after his death in 1972, at the age of forty-six. From his first verse written at seven and his first book published when he was eighteen, he was responisble for a remarkable collection of poetry, plays and prose.

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