The Poem and the Journey, Paperback Book

The Poem and the Journey Paperback


Prize-winning poet Ruth Padel is renowned as a guide to understanding today's poetry.

Her much-loved 52 Ways of Looking at a Poem introduced the contemporary poetry scene and discussed individual poems.

Her new book, invaluable for all who want to write as well as read poems, reveals the journey of thought, language and music within sixty more poems and also shows how poems fortify us on the journey of our lives, in a collection of essays written in elegant, accessible prose.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
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  • Category: Poetry
  • ISBN: 9780099492948



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