Search - List of Books by Harry Clifton

Harry Clifton (born 1952) is an Irish poet. He was born in Dublin, but has lived in Africa and Asia, as well as more recently in continental Europe. He has published five collections of poems in Ireland and the United Kingdom, including The Liberal Cage (1988) and The Desert Route: Selected Poems 1973—1988 (1992).

Wake Forest University Press, Clifton's publisher in North America, published his newest volume, Secular Eden: Paris Notebooks 1994-2004, in 2007, which won the 2008 The Irish Times Poetry Now Award. His poems have been translated into several European languages, and Le Canto d'Ulysse, his selected poems in French, was published in 1996. Among many awards, he has received the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award, two Arts Council Bursaries in Literature, and The Irish Times Poetry Now Award, the top poetry prize in Ireland.

Clifton was an International Fellow at the University of Iowa, has represented Ireland at the Iowa International Writers' Program, and has been Poet-in-Residence at The Frost Place in New Hampshire. He returned to Ireland in 2004, and now teaches at University College Dublin. He is a member of Aosdána.

On June 30, 2010, Clifton was named as Ireland Professor of Poetry for a three-year tenure.
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Total Books: 23
Portobello Sonnets
2017 - Portobello Sonnets (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781930630796
ISBN-10: 1930630794
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Holding Centre Selected Poems 1974-2004
2014 - The Holding Centre Selected Poems 1974-2004 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781852249717
ISBN-10: 1852249714
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Winter Sleep of Captain Lemass
2012 - The Winter Sleep of Captain Lemass (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781930630604
ISBN-10: 1930630603
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Secular Eden Paris Notebooks 1994-2004
2007 - Secular Eden Paris Notebooks 1994-2004 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781930630369
ISBN-10: 1930630360
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Secular Eden Paris Notebook 1994-2004
2007 - Secular Eden Paris Notebook 1994-2004 (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781930630376
ISBN-10: 1930630379
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Wake Forest Series Of Irish Poetry
2005 - Wake Forest Series of Irish Poetry [Wake Forest Series of Irish Poetry] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781930630208
ISBN-10: 1930630204
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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On The Spine of Italy A Year in the Abruzzi
2004 - On the Spine of Italy a Year in the Abruzzi (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780330372466
ISBN-10: 0330372467
Genre: Reference
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Berkeley's Telephone and Other Fictions
2001 - Berkeley's Telephone and Other Fictions (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781901866506
ISBN-10: 1901866505
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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On the Spine of Italy
1999 - On the Spine of Italy (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333746196
ISBN-10: 0333746198
Genres: Reference, Travel
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Desert Route
1992 - Desert Route (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852350925
ISBN-10: 185235092X
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Office of the Salt Merchant
1979 - Office of the Salt Merchant (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780902996830
ISBN-10: 0902996835
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Walls of Carthage
1977 - Walls of Carthage (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780902996502
ISBN-10: 0902996509
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Comparative Lives
Comparative Lives (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780904011340
ISBN-10: 0904011348
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The Desert Route Selected Poems
The Desert Route Selected Poems (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852241759
ISBN-10: 1852241756
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The Liberal Cage
The Liberal Cage [Gallery Books] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852350260
ISBN-10: 1852350261
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Night Train Through the Brenner
Night Train Through the Brenner (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852351229
ISBN-10: 1852351225
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