Account

Company

  Menu
Large Image

Duck Soup and Swansongs

by (Ginninderra Press)

£4.00

Share This

Description

'Witty, finely crafted, genuinely funny, Carey's poems surprise with their clever double takes on society's faults and foibles. At once erudite and bitingly topical, Carey has a keen eye for the humorous detail and the deeper resonances of global stupidity. Carey shows himself adept at both the brief political quip like the Tony Abbot-inspired "Captain's Pick Haiku" or the longer reflective analysis of presidential egomania in "Another Day at the Office". I can think of very few poets with such a capacity for sustained humour and inventiveness. Underlying Carey's poems is a clear-sighted voice that registers the follies, pretensions and violence of humanity.' - Peter Boyle

Tag This Book

This Book Has Been Tagged
It hasn't. Be the first to tag this book!

Our Recommendation

Track It. This book has been £3.20 within the past year.

Notify Me When The Price...

  • £
  • If I'm already tracking this book...

to track this book on eReaderIQ.

Track These Authors

to track John Carey on eReaderIQ.

  • to be notified each time the price drops on any book by John Carey.
  • to stop tracking John Carey.

Price Summary

  • We started tracking this book on July 13, 2018.
  • This book was £4.80 when we started tracking it.
  • The price of this book has changed 13 times in the past 2,144 days.
  • The current price of this book is £4.00 last checked one day ago.
  • This lowest price this book has been offered at in the past year is £3.20.
  • The lowest price to date was £3.20 last reached on February 20, 2024.
  • This book has been £3.20 3 times since we started tracking it.
  • The highest price to date was £4.80 last reached on March 19, 2020.
  • This book has been £4.80 4 times since we started tracking it.

Genres

Additional Info

  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • Lending: Disabled
  • Print Length: 75 Pages
  • File Size: 195 KB

We last verified the price of this book about one day ago. At that time, the price was £4.00. This price is subject to change. The price displayed on the Amazon.co.uk website at the time of purchase is the price you will pay for this book. Please confirm the price before making any purchases.