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Getting Higher

A collection of poems by

Andrew Greig is a Scottish poet of sensitivity and resilience. He deals with high-risk situations - from mountaineering to love - and is particularly good at presenting the gamut of feelings involved in rites of passage: high endeavour, commitment, holding back, drift, release' - Edwin Morgan 'A writer of integrity and imaginative energy' - TLS 'A lyric poet of rare gusto' - The Observer Alongside the mountain poems from Men on Ice, Order of the Day and Western Swing, Getting Higher features brand new material, facsimiles of previously unpublished material - including his first poem, written in 1972 - and illustrations and material from the National Library of Scotland archive. A beautiful collector's item full of illustrations, marginalia and notes.

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Paperback Editions

April 2011 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Getting Higher: The Complete Mountain Poems
Author(s): Andrew Greig, Rory Watson
ISBN: 1-84697-192-6 / 978-1-84697-192-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Polygon: An Imprint of Birlinn Limited
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Kindle Editions

May 2011 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Getting Higher: The Complete Mountain Poems
Author(s): Andrew Greig
Publisher: Polygon
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