Norris, Leslie

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Place Published: Knotting
Publisher: The Sceptre Press
Date Published: 1979
Edition: Limited edition
Binding: Paperback
Book Id: 24578


Very thin octavo [21 cm] Stapled yellow and brown printed wraps. Near fine. The paper at the head of the spine is very lightly rubbed.


Number 96 of 150. Printed on Abbey Mills laid paper.Both Welshman and Utahn, Norris taught writing at BYU for two decades, and has many published poems and stories to his credit, including 'Girl from Cardigan', 'The Loud Winter' and 'Ransoms'. Considered the most important Welsh writer of the postwar period, with a writing career that spanned decades. A candidate for poet laureate of England (which eventually went to Ted Hughes). A member of both the Welsh Academy and England's Royal Society of Literature and winner of the prestigious Cholmondeley Poetry Prize, Leslie Norris was a poet of the first order who will be greatly missed.

By This Author: Norris, Leslie
By This Publisher: The Sceptre Press