A collection of prose pieces by the Poet Laureate, on literary matters and on writers as diverse as Emily Dickinson, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Walter de la Mare, T.S.
Eliot, Wilfred Owen and Sylvia Plath. Hughes also expresses concerns about education, the environment, and the arts in general.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 480 pages, 7 illustrations
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 06/03/1995
- Category: Literary essays
- ISBN: 9780571174263