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The Poems of Rowan Williams


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'I dislike the idea of being a religious poet. I would prefer to be a poet for whom religious things mattered intensely.' In the poems collected in this book, Rowan Williams writes of many things. He visits the Holy Land, commemorates the deaths of parents and close friends, explores elements of ancient Celtic culture; poems are inspired by works of art, landscapes rural and urban, and historical figures from Tolstoy to Simone Weil. What connects poem to poem is the poet's vividly sensual language, his formal mastery, and ...

The Poems of Rowan Williams 2014, Carcanet Press Ltd, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9781847774521


The Poems of Rowan Williams 2004, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Grand Rapids, MI

ISBN-13: 9780802826855

Trade paperback

The Poems of Rowan Williams 2002, Perpetua Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781870882163

3rd edition