Sentenced to Life: Poems

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In this new collection of "technically and emotionally heart-stopping poems" ( Spectator )--including "Japanese Maple," which was published in The New Yorker to great acclaim--Clive James looks back over an extraordinarily rich life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty. There are regrets but no trace of self-pity in these verses, which--for all their grappling with death and his current illness--are primarily a celebration of what is treasurable and memorable in our time here. Again and again, James reminds us that ...

Sentenced to Life: Poems 2016, Liveright Publishing Corporation

ISBN-13: 9781631491726

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