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Moortown

(1979)
A collection of stories by

 
 
The sequence of poems which opens this collection is described by Ted Hughes as a kind of verse journal of his experiences farming in Devon: the descriptions of the landscape and the scenes and activities of the countryside have an immediacy and an unstudied vividness which give a new force to the powers of observation which have always informed the writing.



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Hardback Editions

June 1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: Moortown
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-06-012016-9 / 978-0-06-012016-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harpercollins
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October 1979 : UK Hardback
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Title: Moortown
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-11453-9 / 978-0-571-11453-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Paperback Editions

1980 : USA Paperback
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Title: Moortown (Harper Colophon Books)
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-06-091017-8 / 978-0-06-091017-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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January 1979 : UK Paperback
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Title: Moortown
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-11518-7 / 978-0-571-11518-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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