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Summer Requiem

(2015)
A collection of poems by

 
 
'I have so carefully mapped the corners of my mind
That I am forever waking in a lost country...'

SUMMER REQUIEM traces the immutable shifting of the seasons, the relentless rhythms of a great world that both 'gifts and harms'. Luminous, resonant and profound, these poems trace the dying days of summer, 'the hour of rust', when memory is haunted by loss and decay. But in the silence that follows, as the soul is cast adrift, there is also reconciliation with the transience of all things; the knowledge that there is a place, 'changeable, that will not betray'.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

November 2015 : Hardback
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Title: Summer Requiem
Author(s): Vikram Seth
ISBN: 9384067423 / 978-9384067427
Publisher: Rupa Publications
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February 2015 : UK Hardback
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Title: Summer Requiem: A Book of Poems
Author(s): Vikram Seth
ISBN: 0-297-60874-6 / 978-0-297-60874-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicholson
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Paperback Editions

June 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Summer Requiem: From the author or the classic bestseller A SUITABLE BOY: From the author of the classic bestseller A SUITABLE BOY
Author(s): Vikram Seth
ISBN: 1-78022-867-8 / 978-1-78022-867-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson
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Kindle Editions

February 2015 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Summer Requiem: From the author of the classic bestseller A SUITABLE BOY
Author(s): Vikram Seth
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU