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Iain Crichton Smith: Selected Poems
Iain Crichton Smith: Selected Poems

Iain Crichton Smith: Selected Poems

POETRY

121 Pages, 5 x 7.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $12.95 (US $12.95) (CA $19.95)

Publication Date: November 1986

ISBN 9780856355974

Rights: US, CA, NZ, CAM, SAM, CAR, PH, KR & FM

Carcanet Press, Ltd. (Nov 1986)
Carcanet Press Ltd.

Price: $12.95
 
 

Overview

One of Scotland's most interesting and highly praised writers, his reputation is built upon a considerable body of work in both English and Gaelic that encompasses a wide range of genres including novels, short stories, plays, and poetry.

Author Biography

Iain Crichton Smith was born in 1928 on the island of Lewis. Educated at Aberdeen University, he became a teacher after national service. In 1977 he resigned to write full time. He received many awards, including the OBE in 1980. He died in 1998. Carcanet publish his Selected Poems (1985), Collected Poems (1992, paper-back 1996), Ends and Beginnings (1995), The Human Face (1997), The Leaf and the Marble (1998) and Selected Stories (1990).