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Serious Concerns

Wendy Cope

Faber 90th Anniversary edition of Cope’s bestselling collection of poems.

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£10.00
Format
Hardback
ISBN
9780571352333
Date Published
05.09.2019
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Summary

Wendy Cope’s first book of poems and parodies, Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis, went straight into the bestseller lists. Its successor, Serious Concerns has proved even more popular, addressing such topics as ‘Bloody Men’, ‘Men and Their Boring Arguments’, ‘Two Cures for Love’, ‘Kindness to Animals’ and ‘Tumps’ (Typically Useless Male Poets).

This beautifully designed edition forms part of a series of ten titles celebrating Faber’s publishing over the decades.

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Wendy Cope was born in Erith, Kent. After university she worked for fifteen years as a primary-school teacher in London. Her first collection of poems, Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis, was published in 1986 and her most recent, Anecdotal Evidence, in 2018. In 1987 she received a Cholmondeley Award for poetry and in 1995 the American Academy of Arts and…

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