On Keeping Company with Mrs Woolf

On Keeping Company with Mrs Woolf

By Neil Curry

Price: £10.00

ISBN: 978-1-912524-07-5

72 pages, Paperback, 135x210mm

Neil Curry is a poet, translator and literary critic. Among his poetry collections, published by Enitharmon Press, are Ships in Bottles, a Poetry Book Society choice, Walking to Santiago in which he recounted his five hundred mile walk along the medieval pilgrim route, The Road to the Gunpowder House, and his New and Selected Poems Other Rooms. His translations range from plays by Euripides to the works of the French poet Jules Supervielle. As a literary critic he has published studies of Christopher Smart, Alexander Pope, George Herbert, William Cowper and a collection of essays on Six Eighteenth Century Poets.

“These are poems of deceptive simplicity, which stick in the mind and grow more profound as one returns to them.” – Grevel Lindop, London Magazine

“…a considerable achievement. It is a book to be treasured and go back to.” – Julian May, Poetry Review

“Brilliant yet sturdy work of the highest order…” – Ray Olson, Booklist, USA

“A poet after my own heart…” – Amy Clampitt

“…a deeply meditative, thinking poet…” – Matt Simpson