Catching Life by the Throat: How to Read Poetry and Why: Poems from Eight Great Poets - Josephine HartVirago, 2006, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. Includes CD-Rom fixed to the rear pastedown, appears untouched and is unmarked.
From the cover: “Whether you believe like Robert Frost, who inspired our title, that poetry is a way of “taking life by the throat” or, like T. S. Eliot, that it “is one person talking to another”, nobody does it better than the poets whose work and life feature in this book says Josephine Hart, who has for years been organising, conducting and directing dramatic poetry evenings with the help of some of today’s most exciting stage actors.
Size: 8¾" x 5½"
Number of Pages: [XIV] 238