Philip Larkin

Philip Larkin

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet, librarian, novelist

Biography: Philip Arthur Larkin, CH, CBE, FRSL was an English poet and novelist. His first book of poetry, The North Ship, was published in 1945, followed by two novels, Jill and A Girl in Winter, but he came to prominence in 1955 with the publication of his second collection of poems, The Less Deceived, followed by The Whitsun Weddings and High Windows.

Source/Notes: Philip Larkin: the man and his work (1989 edition), Univ of Iowa Pr

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Source/Notes: Further Requirements (2013 edition), Faber & Faber - ISBN: 9780571294961

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