The North Ship

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Faber, 1966 - English poetry - 48 pages
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User Review  - Emily Cotterill - Goodreads

The genius that Larkin became is definitely in here somewhere but as you can tell from his own introduction the opportunity for a full collection came along surprisingly early in his career and I doubt I'm alone in thinking it was slightly too early. Read full review

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User Review  - Chris Lilly - Goodreads

This is Larkin in his twenties, during the War, and he hasn't found a voice. Very 'poetic', lots of inversion, echoes of Walter de la Mere. This is juvenilia, and one wouldn't be reading it if he hadn ... Read full review

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