Festival Books (from The Greyhound)

Festival Books
The Essex Festival
Essex Univeristy
Colchester
Essex CO4 3SQ

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cheques payable to 'Essex Festival'


Publications include:

Martin Newell  THE ILLEGIBLE BACHELOR  £6.95
"...Well, it's never a dull moment with 'the alien' as he's affectionately known in Sensible Mansions." Cptn Sensible

Jack Hill  THE COMPASS POINTS OF LOSS  £6.95
This is his fourth volume of poems, which travels in memory from Shetland to Corunna, from Tokyo to his own birthplace.

Bernard Scudder  COMPOSURES  £6.95
The poems... are attempts to capture past or passing moments in the volatile and ambiguous medium or words.

Matthías Johannessen and Kristján Karlsson  VOICES FROM ACROSS THE WATER  £7.95
This collection features previously unpublished English translations of recent work by Joannessen, and original English poems by Karlsson - two of the most accomplished and respected poets in Iceland today.

John Muckle  CYCLOMOTORS  £7.95
...a tissue of stories woven around a boy's scrapbook found amongst the rubble of a demolished block of flats.

N.S.Thompson  THE HOME FRONT  6.95
...his first collection of verse... can be seen as a collection of cautionary tales.

Martin Newell and James Dodds  WILD MAN OF WIVENHOE  £6.95
published by Festival Books and Jardine Press