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Ted Hughes (1930-98)

Moortown Elegies 1978

RCIN 1006490

This collection of poems was first published in a limited edition by the Rainbow Press. They contain rough verse poems written by Hughes as a kind of journal from 1972 to 1976 when he owned and worked a farm called Moortown in Devon, keeping sheep and cattle. Presented to Queen Elizabeth II by Ted Hughes, 1988