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Poems that make grown men cry : 100 men on the words that move them, edited by Anthony and Ben Holden

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Poems that make grown men cry : 100 men on the words that move them
Title
Poems that make grown men cry
Title remainder
100 men on the words that move them
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony and Ben Holden
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A unique collection of the world's finest poets and their most touching poems that has moved one hundred internationally renowned men to tears"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
Dewey number
821.008
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1175
LC item number
.P6317 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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1947-
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  • Holden, Anthony
  • Holden, Ben
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  • English poetry
  • American poetry
  • Men
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Poems that make grown men cry : 100 men on the words that move them, edited by Anthony and Ben Holden
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Includes indexes
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hokku
  • The Pisan cantos
  • by Ezra Pound / Craig Raine
  • by Fukuda Chiyo-ni / Boris Akunin
  • Wandrers Nachtlied II
  • by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe / John Le Carré
  • Frost at midnight
  • by Samuel Taylor Coleridge / Sebastian Faulks
  • Character of the happy warrior
  • by William Wordsworth / Harold Evans
  • Surprised by joy
  • by William Wordsworth / Howard Jacobson
  • Elegy
  • Last sonnet
  • by John Keats / Kenneth Lonergan
  • Extract from
  • The Masque of Anarchy
  • by Percy Bysshe Shelley / David Edgar
  • I Am
  • by John Clare / Ken Loach
  • Of the terrible doubt of appearances
  • by Walt Whitman / Stephen Fry
  • Remember
  • by Chidiock Tichborne / David McVicar
  • by Christina Rossetti / Robert Fisk and Julian Fellowes
  • After great pain
  • by Emily Dickinson / Douglas Kennedy
  • Extract from
  • Peer Gynt
  • by Henrik Ibsen / Kenneth Branagh
  • Requiem
  • by Robert Louis Stevenson / Christopher Buckley
  • The remorseful day
  • by A.E. Housman / Joe Klein
  • Sonnet XXX
  • The wind, one brilliant day
  • by Antonio Machado / Robert Bly
  • Orpheus. Eurydice. Hermes
  • by Rainer Maria Rilke / Colm Tóibín
  • Ithaka
  • by Constantine P. Cavafy / Walter Salles
  • At Castle Boterel
  • by Thomas Hardy / Alan Hollinghurst
  • The voice
  • by Thomas Hardy / Seamus Heaney
  • by William Shakespeare / Melvyn Bragg
  • Adlestrop
  • by Edward Thomas / Simon Winchester
  • The soldier
  • by Rupert Brooke / Hugh Bonneville
  • During wind and rain
  • by Thomas Hardy / Ken Follett
  • Dulce et decorum est
  • by Wilfred Owen / Christopher Hitchens
  • God's world
  • by Edna St. Vincent Millay / Patrick Stewart
  • On my first son
  • Everyone sang
  • by Siegfried Sassoon / Barry Humphries
  • Last poems: XL
  • by A.E. Housman / Andrew Motion and Richard Dawkins
  • God wills it
  • by Gabriela Mistral / Jeremy Irons
  • Out of work
  • by Kenneth H. Ashley / Felix Dennis
  • All the pretty horses
  • by Anonymous / Carl Bernstein
  • by Ben Jonson / John Carey
  • The cool web
  • by Robert Graves / John Sutherland
  • The broken tower
  • by Hart Crane / Harold Bloom
  • Bavarian gentians
  • by D.H. Lawrence / Simon Armitage
  • A summer night
  • by W.H. Auden / William Boyd
  • Those who are near me do not know
  • by Rabindranath Tagore / Chris Cooper
  • Amor constante más allá de la muerte
  • Let my country awake
  • by Rabindranath Tagore / Salil Shetty and David Puttnam
  • Extract from
  • Finnegans Wake
  • by James Joyce / James McManus
  • In memory of W.B. Yeats
  • by W.H. Auden / Salman Rushdie
  • Lullaby
  • by W.H. Auden / Simon Schama and Simon Callow
  • If I could tell you
  • by Francisco de Quevedo / Ariel Dorfman and Javier Marías
  • by W.H. Auden / Alexander McCall Smith
  • Canoe
  • by Keith Douglas / Clive James
  • My Papa's waltz
  • by Theodore Roethke / Stanley Tucci
  • The book burnings
  • by Bertolt Brecht / Jack Mapanje
  • Liberté
  • by Paul Éluard / Joe Wright
  • Extract from
  • Le message
  • by Jacques Prévert / Peter Sís
  • Do not go gentle into that good night
  • by Dylan Thomas / Benjamin Zephaniah
  • Unfinished poem
  • by Philip Larkin / Frank Kermode
  • Over 2,000 illustrations and a complete concordance
  • by Elizabeth Bishop / John Ashbery
  • End of summer
  • by Stanley Kunitz / Nicholson Baker
  • I see a girl dragged by the wrists
  • The horses
  • by Edwin Muir / Alexei Sayle
  • Friday's child
  • by W.H. Auden / Rowan Williams
  • Long distance I and II
  • by Tony Harrison / Daniel Radcliffe
  • The widower in the country
  • by Les Murray / Nick Cave
  • A blessing
  • by James Arlington Wright / Richard Ford
  • by Philip Larkin / Simon Russell Beale
  • Injustice
  • by Pablo Neruda / Carlos Reyes-Manzo
  • The meaning of Africa
  • by Abioseh Nicol / James Earl Jones
  • Elegy for Alto
  • by Christopher Okigbo / Ben Okri
  • Requiem for the croppies
  • by Seamus Heaney / Terry George
  • Gone ladies
  • by Christopher Logue / Brian Patten
  • The mother
  • Dream song 90: Op. posth. no. 13
  • by John Berryman / Al Alvarez
  • Essay
  • by Hayden Carruth / Jonathan Franzen
  • An exequy
  • by Peter Porter / Ian McEwan
  • Crusoe in England
  • by Elizabeth Bishop / Andrew Solomon
  • For Julia, in the deep water
  • by John N. Morris / Tobias Wolff
  • by Gwendolyn Brooks / Terrance Hayes
  • Aubade
  • by Philip Larkin / William Sieghart
  • Dear Bryan Wynter
  • by W.S. Graham / Nick Laird
  • A meeting
  • by Wendell Berry / Colum McCann
  • eulogy to a hell of a dame---
  • by Charles Bukowski / Mike Leigh
  • Midsummer: Sonnet XLIII
  • by Derek Walcott / Mark Haddon
  • The death of the ball turret gunner
  • In Blackwater Woods
  • by Mary Oliver / Marc Forster
  • Love after love
  • by Derek Walcott / Tom Hiddleston
  • Extract from
  • and our faces, my heart, brief as photos
  • by John Berger / Simon McBurney
  • Sandra's Mobile
  • by Douglas Dunn / Richard Eyre
  • Brindis con el Viejo
  • by Randall Jarrell / Paul Muldoon
  • by Mauricio Rosencof / Juan Méndez
  • An end or a beginning
  • by Bei Dao / Wuer Kaixi
  • A call
  • by Seamus Heaney / Richard Curtis
  • Extract from
  • Eastern War Time
  • by Adrienne Rich / Anish Kapoor
  • It is here (for A)
  • by Harold Pinter / Neil LaBute
  • War has been brought into disrepute
  • For Andrew Wood
  • by James Fenton / David Remnick
  • Not cancelled yet
  • by John Updike / Joseph O'Neill
  • Armada
  • by Brian Patten / Paul Bettany
  • A poetry reading at West Point
  • by William Matthews / Tom McCarthy
  • Bedecked
  • by Victoria Redel / Billy Collins
  • by Bertolt Brecht / David Hare
  • The lanyard
  • by Billy Collins / J.J. Abrams
  • Regarding the home of one's childhood, one could:
  • by Emily Zinnemann / Colin Firth
  • For Ruthie Rogers in Venice
  • by Craig Raine / Richard Rogers
  • Keys to the doors
  • by Robin Robertson / Mohsin Hamid
  • Afterword
  • Nadine Gordimer
Control code
ocn852226583
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 310 pages
Isbn
9781476712772
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014000654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40023526183
  • 9781476712772
System control number
(OCoLC)852226583
Label
Poems that make grown men cry : 100 men on the words that move them, edited by Anthony and Ben Holden
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hokku
  • The Pisan cantos
  • by Ezra Pound / Craig Raine
  • by Fukuda Chiyo-ni / Boris Akunin
  • Wandrers Nachtlied II
  • by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe / John Le Carré
  • Frost at midnight
  • by Samuel Taylor Coleridge / Sebastian Faulks
  • Character of the happy warrior
  • by William Wordsworth / Harold Evans
  • Surprised by joy
  • by William Wordsworth / Howard Jacobson
  • Elegy
  • Last sonnet
  • by John Keats / Kenneth Lonergan
  • Extract from
  • The Masque of Anarchy
  • by Percy Bysshe Shelley / David Edgar
  • I Am
  • by John Clare / Ken Loach
  • Of the terrible doubt of appearances
  • by Walt Whitman / Stephen Fry
  • Remember
  • by Chidiock Tichborne / David McVicar
  • by Christina Rossetti / Robert Fisk and Julian Fellowes
  • After great pain
  • by Emily Dickinson / Douglas Kennedy
  • Extract from
  • Peer Gynt
  • by Henrik Ibsen / Kenneth Branagh
  • Requiem
  • by Robert Louis Stevenson / Christopher Buckley
  • The remorseful day
  • by A.E. Housman / Joe Klein
  • Sonnet XXX
  • The wind, one brilliant day
  • by Antonio Machado / Robert Bly
  • Orpheus. Eurydice. Hermes
  • by Rainer Maria Rilke / Colm Tóibín
  • Ithaka
  • by Constantine P. Cavafy / Walter Salles
  • At Castle Boterel
  • by Thomas Hardy / Alan Hollinghurst
  • The voice
  • by Thomas Hardy / Seamus Heaney
  • by William Shakespeare / Melvyn Bragg
  • Adlestrop
  • by Edward Thomas / Simon Winchester
  • The soldier
  • by Rupert Brooke / Hugh Bonneville
  • During wind and rain
  • by Thomas Hardy / Ken Follett
  • Dulce et decorum est
  • by Wilfred Owen / Christopher Hitchens
  • God's world
  • by Edna St. Vincent Millay / Patrick Stewart
  • On my first son
  • Everyone sang
  • by Siegfried Sassoon / Barry Humphries
  • Last poems: XL
  • by A.E. Housman / Andrew Motion and Richard Dawkins
  • God wills it
  • by Gabriela Mistral / Jeremy Irons
  • Out of work
  • by Kenneth H. Ashley / Felix Dennis
  • All the pretty horses
  • by Anonymous / Carl Bernstein
  • by Ben Jonson / John Carey
  • The cool web
  • by Robert Graves / John Sutherland
  • The broken tower
  • by Hart Crane / Harold Bloom
  • Bavarian gentians
  • by D.H. Lawrence / Simon Armitage
  • A summer night
  • by W.H. Auden / William Boyd
  • Those who are near me do not know
  • by Rabindranath Tagore / Chris Cooper
  • Amor constante más allá de la muerte
  • Let my country awake
  • by Rabindranath Tagore / Salil Shetty and David Puttnam
  • Extract from
  • Finnegans Wake
  • by James Joyce / James McManus
  • In memory of W.B. Yeats
  • by W.H. Auden / Salman Rushdie
  • Lullaby
  • by W.H. Auden / Simon Schama and Simon Callow
  • If I could tell you
  • by Francisco de Quevedo / Ariel Dorfman and Javier Marías
  • by W.H. Auden / Alexander McCall Smith
  • Canoe
  • by Keith Douglas / Clive James
  • My Papa's waltz
  • by Theodore Roethke / Stanley Tucci
  • The book burnings
  • by Bertolt Brecht / Jack Mapanje
  • Liberté
  • by Paul Éluard / Joe Wright
  • Extract from
  • Le message
  • by Jacques Prévert / Peter Sís
  • Do not go gentle into that good night
  • by Dylan Thomas / Benjamin Zephaniah
  • Unfinished poem
  • by Philip Larkin / Frank Kermode
  • Over 2,000 illustrations and a complete concordance
  • by Elizabeth Bishop / John Ashbery
  • End of summer
  • by Stanley Kunitz / Nicholson Baker
  • I see a girl dragged by the wrists
  • The horses
  • by Edwin Muir / Alexei Sayle
  • Friday's child
  • by W.H. Auden / Rowan Williams
  • Long distance I and II
  • by Tony Harrison / Daniel Radcliffe
  • The widower in the country
  • by Les Murray / Nick Cave
  • A blessing
  • by James Arlington Wright / Richard Ford
  • by Philip Larkin / Simon Russell Beale
  • Injustice
  • by Pablo Neruda / Carlos Reyes-Manzo
  • The meaning of Africa
  • by Abioseh Nicol / James Earl Jones
  • Elegy for Alto
  • by Christopher Okigbo / Ben Okri
  • Requiem for the croppies
  • by Seamus Heaney / Terry George
  • Gone ladies
  • by Christopher Logue / Brian Patten
  • The mother
  • Dream song 90: Op. posth. no. 13
  • by John Berryman / Al Alvarez
  • Essay
  • by Hayden Carruth / Jonathan Franzen
  • An exequy
  • by Peter Porter / Ian McEwan
  • Crusoe in England
  • by Elizabeth Bishop / Andrew Solomon
  • For Julia, in the deep water
  • by John N. Morris / Tobias Wolff
  • by Gwendolyn Brooks / Terrance Hayes
  • Aubade
  • by Philip Larkin / William Sieghart
  • Dear Bryan Wynter
  • by W.S. Graham / Nick Laird
  • A meeting
  • by Wendell Berry / Colum McCann
  • eulogy to a hell of a dame---
  • by Charles Bukowski / Mike Leigh
  • Midsummer: Sonnet XLIII
  • by Derek Walcott / Mark Haddon
  • The death of the ball turret gunner
  • In Blackwater Woods
  • by Mary Oliver / Marc Forster
  • Love after love
  • by Derek Walcott / Tom Hiddleston
  • Extract from
  • and our faces, my heart, brief as photos
  • by John Berger / Simon McBurney
  • Sandra's Mobile
  • by Douglas Dunn / Richard Eyre
  • Brindis con el Viejo
  • by Randall Jarrell / Paul Muldoon
  • by Mauricio Rosencof / Juan Méndez
  • An end or a beginning
  • by Bei Dao / Wuer Kaixi
  • A call
  • by Seamus Heaney / Richard Curtis
  • Extract from
  • Eastern War Time
  • by Adrienne Rich / Anish Kapoor
  • It is here (for A)
  • by Harold Pinter / Neil LaBute
  • War has been brought into disrepute
  • For Andrew Wood
  • by James Fenton / David Remnick
  • Not cancelled yet
  • by John Updike / Joseph O'Neill
  • Armada
  • by Brian Patten / Paul Bettany
  • A poetry reading at West Point
  • by William Matthews / Tom McCarthy
  • Bedecked
  • by Victoria Redel / Billy Collins
  • by Bertolt Brecht / David Hare
  • The lanyard
  • by Billy Collins / J.J. Abrams
  • Regarding the home of one's childhood, one could:
  • by Emily Zinnemann / Colin Firth
  • For Ruthie Rogers in Venice
  • by Craig Raine / Richard Rogers
  • Keys to the doors
  • by Robin Robertson / Mohsin Hamid
  • Afterword
  • Nadine Gordimer
Control code
ocn852226583
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 310 pages
Isbn
9781476712772
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014000654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40023526183
  • 9781476712772
System control number
(OCoLC)852226583

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