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Wenceslas

(2012)
A collection of poems by

 
 
Beginning with the King's Cook, who is preparing a sumptuous Christmas Pie, Wenceslas takes us to a medieval feast. The lords and ladies are at their places, the wine is in full flow, the musicians are playing in the gallery and the entertainment has begun. All should be perfect. But when the good King looks up from his table he sees something more than just snow, falling deep and crisp and even....

In reimagining the much-loved carol of King Wenceslas, Carol Ann Duffy's wonderful poem offers merriment and festive cheer, but also celebrates what is truly important at this special time of year: the simple acts of kindness that each of us can show another.

    

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Used availability for Carol Ann Duffy's Wenceslas

Hardback Editions

October 2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: Wenceslas: A Christmas Poem
Author(s): Carol Ann Duffy
ISBN: 1-4472-1202-9 / 978-1-4472-1202-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

November 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Wenceslas: A Christmas Poem
Author(s): Carol Ann Duffy
Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
Availability: Amazon   


November 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Wenceslas: A Christmas Poem
Author(s): Carol Ann Duffy
Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

November 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Wenceslas
Author(s): Carol Ann Duffy
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA