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Product Description: “Full of big themes such as courage, greed, loyalty and obsession, The New World is still an adventure story first and foremost. . . . An entertaining homage that is deeply felt and sincere.” —The Guardian (UK)   Washed ashore after escaping Treasure Island, young Jim Hawkins and his companion Natty find themselves stranded on the Gulf Coast of Texas...read more

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9780804138451 | Crown Pub, July 14, 2015, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: “Full of big themes such as courage, greed, loyalty and obsession, The New World is still an adventure story first and foremost.
9780395395165, titled "Houghton Mifflin Health" | Houghton Mifflin School, June 1, 1987, cover price $41.16 | also contains Houghton Mifflin Health | About this edition: Health book from 1987-1988

Paperback:

9780224097956 | Vintage Uk, November 6, 2014, cover price $21.40

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Product Description: THE RIP-ROARING SEQUEL TO THE GREATEST ADVENTURE EVER TOLDAlmost forty years following the events of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, Jim Hawkins and Long John Silver have seemingly put their maritime adventures to rest. Jim has settled on the English coast with his son Jim, and Silver has returned to rural England with his daughter Natty...read more

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9780307884879 | Crown Pub, August 7, 2012, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Silver: Return to Treasure Island
9780224091190 | Vintage Uk, March 15, 2012, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Signed 1st ed without dedication, sleeved dust jacket and book very good.

Paperback:

9780307884886 | Broadway Books, May 14, 2013, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: THE RIP-ROARING SEQUEL TO THE GREATEST ADVENTURE EVER TOLDAlmost forty years following the events of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, Jim Hawkins and Long John Silver have seemingly put their maritime adventures to rest.
9780099584155 | Vintage Uk, April 4, 2013, cover price $14.00
9780224091206 | Gardners Books, March 15, 2012, cover price $21.55 | About this edition: July, 1802.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781611207651 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 7, 2012), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: July, 1802.
9781611207699 | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 7, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: July, 1802.

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By Andrew Motion (editor)

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9781908742063 | Gardners Books, December 2, 2011, cover price $16.40

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Product Description:  This incredible three-CD set drawn from the archives of the BBC captures the voices of poets from the twentieth century, one of the most prolific and significant periods in American letters.Capturing the enormous energy and variety in American poetry at this time, the compilation includes recordings of Robert Frost, E...read more
By British Library (corporate author), Robert Frost (narrator), Andrew Motion (introduced by), Gertrude Stein (narrator) and Wallace Stevens (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780712351065 | British Library Board, December 15, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition:  This incredible three-CD set drawn from the archives of the BBC captures the voices of poets from the twentieth century, one of the most prolific and significant periods in American letters.

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Product Description: From Alfred, Lord Tennyson to Ted Hughes, this remarkable three-CD set offers an audio tour of some of the greatest British poets from the last century. Thirty poets are included in all, each reading from their own work, often with their own spoken introductions...read more
By Laurence Binyon (narrator), British Library (corporate author), Robert Browning (narrator), Andrew Motion (introduced by) and Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780712351058 | British Library Board, December 15, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: From Alfred, Lord Tennyson to Ted Hughes, this remarkable three-CD set offers an audio tour of some of the greatest British poets from the last century.

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Product Description: Philip Larkin is recognised as one of the most important writers to have emerged in Britain since the Second World War. First published in 1982, Andrew Motion’s study begins with an account of Larkin’s life and literary background and discusses his literary relationship with Hardy and Yeats and his association with the Movement...read more

Hardcover:

9780415562430 | 1 edition (Routledge, July 10, 2010), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Philip Larkin is recognised as one of the most important writers to have emerged in Britain since the Second World War.

Paperback:

9780415573146 | Routledge, April 13, 2011, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Philip Larkin is recognised as one of the most important writers to have emerged in Britain since the Second World War.
9780415025294 | Routledge, April 1, 1988, cover price $8.95 | also contains Pathfinder Campaign Setting: Inner Sea Monster Codex | About this edition: Philip Larkin is recognised as one of the most important writers to have emerged in Britain since the Second World War.
9780416322705 | Routledge, March 1, 1983, cover price $7.95

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Product Description: William Faulkner's character Quentin in The Sound and the Fury repeatedly observes that "temporary" is "the saddest word of all." Despair over human impermanence and the desire to preserve what has been known and felt, even grief, reverberate at the heart of British Poet Laureate Motion's memoir of his childhood and adolescence in rural postwar England...read more

Hardcover:

9781567923391 | David R Godine Pub, October 1, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: William Faulkner's character Quentin in The Sound and the Fury repeatedly observes that "temporary" is "the saddest word of all.

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Product Description: The fourth anthology in the brilliant Bedford Square series features the very best in young British writing. In 2004 Poet Laureate Andrew Motion established a brand new creative writing course at Royal Holloway, University of London...read more
By Andrew Motion (foreword by)

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9781848541931, titled "Bedford Square 4: New Writing from the Royal Holloway Creative Writing Programme" | John Murray Pubs Ltd, February 1, 2010, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The fourth anthology in the brilliant Bedford Square series features the very best in young British writing.

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Product Description: Andrew Motion's new collection (his first since "Public Property" in 2002) offers a ground-breaking variety of lyrics, love poems and elegies, in which private domains of feeling infer other lives and a shared humanity - exploring how people cope with threats to and in the world around them, as soldiers, lovers, artists, writers and citizens...read more

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9780571244928 | Gardners Books, April 16, 2009, cover price $21.20 | About this edition: Andrew Motion's new collection (his first since "Public Property" in 2002) offers a ground-breaking variety of lyrics, love poems and elegies, in which private domains of feeling infer other lives and a shared humanity - exploring how people cope with threats to and in the world around them, as soldiers, lovers, artists, writers and citizens.

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Product Description: The Mower introduces the poetry of British poet laureate Andrew Motion to American readers for the first time. This selection, chosen by Andrew Motion himself, is an outstanding representation of the poet's varied body of work elegies, sonnets, poems of social and political observation, and unsentimental poems about childhood, post-war England, and natural life composed over the course of three decades...read more

Paperback:

9781567923896 | David R Godine Pub, January 30, 2010, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The Mower introduces the poetry of British poet laureate Andrew Motion to American readers for the first time.

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Product Description: On October 3rd, 2007 Anne Stevenson was named the second recipient of the Poetry Foundation?s Neglected Masters Award. The award brings renewed critical attention to the life's work of a significant but under-recognized American poet...read more

Hardcover:

9781598530193 | Library of America, April 17, 2008, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: On October 3rd, 2007 Anne Stevenson was named the second recipient of the Poetry Foundation?

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Product Description: When Edward Thomas died in the First World War, very few of his poems had been published, but he is now recognised as one of the finest and most influential poets of the last century. Although often referred to as ‘a poet’s poet’, his writing has an almost universal appeal...read more
By Guy Cuthbertson (editor), Michael Longley (other contributor), Andrew Motion (foreword by) and Lucy Newlyn (editor)

Hardcover:

9781904634355 | Enitharmon Pr, April 15, 2008, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: When Edward Thomas died in the First World War, very few of his poems had been published, but he is now recognised as one of the finest and most influential poets of the last century.

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The third anthology in the brilliant Bedford Square series featuring the very best in young British writing
By Andrew Motion (editor)

Paperback:

9780719523519 | John Murray Pubs Ltd, January 10, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The third anthology in the brilliant Bedford Square series featuring the very best in young British writing

Paperback:

9780571223787 | Gardners Books, December 31, 2007, cover price $13.15

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Presents an accessible way to find the rhyme or satiric lyric you need. This dictionary groups together the most satisfactory rhymes, taking stress and vowel assonance into account. It also contains an index that helps you jump straight to the word you're looking for, and various panels include examples of rhyme in action.
By Andrew Motion (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780007209965 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, March 1, 2007, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Presents an accessible way to find needed rhymes or satiric lyrics, with an index which guides readers to the most suitable group of rhyming words, and to related groups which take into account rhyming words which have the same number of syllables or thesame rhythm.

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The second anthology in the brilliant Bedford Square series featuring the very best in young British writing
By Andrew Motion (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780719568237 | John Murray Pubs Ltd, January 1, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The second anthology in the brilliant Bedford Square series featuring the very best in young British writing

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Product Description: This is a delightful novella of love, matrimony, and sisterhood firmly in the tradition of Jane Austen, and displaying all the imaginative flair and linguistic prowess that distinguish Christina Rossetti's best-loved verse. When William Charlmont is lost at sea, his devoted wife lies dying in childbirth and charges Catherine, their eldest daughter, to await his return...read more

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9781843911197 | Hesperus Pr, June 30, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This is a delightful novella of love, matrimony, and sisterhood firmly in the tradition of Jane Austen, and displaying all the imaginative flair and linguistic prowess that distinguish Christina Rossetti's best-loved verse.

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Product Description: Accompanies a major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from October 14, 2004 - January 9, 2005.
By Barbara Bryant and Andrew Motion (foreword by)

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9781855143470 | Natl Portrait Gallery Pubns, February 1, 2005, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Accompanies a major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from October 14, 2004 - January 9, 2005.

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Product Description: An original look at the literary reputations of some of our greatest writers whose lives and careers were cut short.
By Andrew Motion (editor)

Paperback:

9781855143494 | Natl Portrait Gallery Pubns, September 30, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: An original look at the literary reputations of some of our greatest writers whose lives and careers were cut short.

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Product Description: Gleaned from the riches of Keats’ letters to his friends and relatives, these previously uncollected poems reveal a lesser-known aspect of the poet’s sensibility, showing him to be a witty and occasionally irreverent young writer...read more
By John Keats and Andrew Motion (foreword by)

Paperback:

9781843910770 | Hesperus Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Gleaned from the riches of Keats’ letters to his friends and relatives, these previously uncollected poems reveal a lesser-known aspect of the poet’s sensibility, showing him to be a witty and occasionally irreverent young writer.

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Contains profiles and critical analysis of the works for over nine hundred twentieth century poets.
By Andrew Motion (foreword by), Alan Michael Parker (editor) and Mark Willhardt (editor)

Paperback:

9780415163569 | Routledge, January 1, 2003, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Contains profiles and critical analysis of the works for over nine hundred twentieth century poets.

Miscellaneous:

9780203991992 | Routledge, October 25, 2002, cover price $21.95

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Product Description: Andrew Motion brings all his lyricism and inventiveness to bear in this fictional autobiography of the great swindler, Thomas Griffiths Wainewright. A painter, writer, and friend of Blake, Byron, and Keats, Wainewright was almost certainly a murderer...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780226542447 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 2001, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Andrew Motion brings all his lyricism and inventiveness to bear in this fictional autobiography of the great swindler, Thomas Griffiths Wainewright.

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Product Description: The definitive biographical guide to poetry throughout the world in the twentieth century and the only book of its kind to look at non-English language poets in such detail. Written in lively prose, with over 900 entries by over 75 international contributors, it brings a uniquely global perspective to bear on modern verse, encapsulating the lives and works of a vast array of poets in precise, compact detail alongside expert critical comment...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Andrew Motion (foreword by), Alan Michael Parker (editor) and Mark Willhardt (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415163552 | Routledge, February 1, 2001, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: The definitive biographical guide to poetry throughout the world in the twentieth century and the only book of its kind to look at non-English language poets in such detail.

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The life of Thomas Griffiths Wainewright, a minor London litterateur, con man, and painter from the Regency era, is reconstructed here, revealing a con artist in search of respectability. 15,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780375402098 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, June 1, 2000, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Fictionally chronicles the life of the nineteenth century painter, writer, London dandy, forger, and murderer who was friends with all the major figures of the Romantic era and died alone in the penal colony in Tasmania.

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Product Description: To mark the election of the 19th Poet Laureate we present a collection of the best - and in some cases the worst - of the Laureates work from Dryden to the present incumbent. Each poet is introduced by a short biography and review of his work as a poet and as Laureate, followed by a selection of their poems taken from the entirety of their work...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Hilary Laurie (editor) and Andrew Motion (introduced by)

Paperback:

9780752818597 | Orion Pub Co, September 1, 1999, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: To mark the election of the 19th Poet Laureate we present a collection of the best - and in some cases the worst - of the Laureates work from Dryden to the present incumbent.

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