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Swimming in the Flood

A collection of poems by

This collection of poems - the poet's fifth - deals with issues of childhood, betrayal and domestic and sexual violence. Burnside was shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize and won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize and the "Cosmopolitan" Poetry Prize in 1994.

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Paperback Editions

January 1995 : UK Paperback

Title: Swimming in the Flood (Cape Poetry)
Author(s): John Burnside
ISBN: 0-224-04198-3 / 978-0-224-04198-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd
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December 1990 : UK Paperback

Title: Swimming in the Flood
Author(s): John Burnside
ISBN: 0-224-04217-3 / 978-0-224-04217-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
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Kindle Editions

November 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Swimming In The Flood (Cape Poetry)
Author(s): John Burnside
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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