Stock Image

The Remedies

Towers, Katharine

24 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1509813055 / ISBN 13: 9781509813056
Published by Pan Macmillan
Used Condition: Fine Soft cover
From Mediaoutlet12345 (Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since June 14, 2006

Quantity Available: > 20

About this Item

1509813055 *LIKE NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # NATARAJB1FI906788

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Remedies

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition:Fine

About this title

Synopsis:

Katharine Towers' second collection is a book of small wonders. From a house drowning in roses to crickets on an August day, from Nerval's lobster to the surrealism of flower remedies, these poems explore the fragility of our relationship with the natural world. Towers also shows us what that relationship can aspire to be: each poem attunes us to another aspect of that world, and shows what strange connections might be revealed when we properly attend to it. The Remedies is a lyric, unforgettable collection which offers just the spiritual assuagement its title promises, and shows Towers emerging as a major poetic talent.

About the Author:

Katharine Towers read Modern Languages at St. Hilda's College, Oxford. Her first collection, The Floating Man, won the Seamus Heaney Centre Prize for Poetry, and was shortlisted for both the Aldeburgh First Collection Prize and the Ted Hughes Award, as well as being long listed for The Guardian First Book Award.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you¿ve changed your mind about a book that you¿ve ordered, please use the [Ask bookseller a question] link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.


Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express