Something Beginning with P: New Poems from Irish Poets Edited by Seamus Cashman
Published 2004: First Edition / Hardcover / Very Good Condition / Illustrated throughout
Original pictorial glazed boards. 160 very clean and bright unmarked pages. Slight shelf wear.
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Something Beginning with P, published by the O'Brien Press in association with Poetry Ireland, is a collection of new poems for children including poems from leading Irish poets: Seamus Heaney, Thomas Kinsella, Maighread Medbh; Paula Meehan; Brendan Kennelly; Michael Longley; Rita Ann Higgins; Matthew Sweeney; Biddy Jenkinson; Desmond O'Grady; Richard Murphy; Nuala ni Dhomhnaill; Celia de Freine; Cathal O Searcaigh; Frank McGuinness; Julie O'Callaghan; Tom McIntyre; Paul Muldoon; Dermot Bolger; Eilean Ni Chuilleanain; Frank Ormsby Siobhan Campbell; Dennis O'Driscoll; John Montague; Moya Cannon; Peter Fallon; Mary O'Malley; Micheal O'Siadhall; John F Deane.
Seamus Cashman established Wolfhound Press Ltd in 1974 as a literary and cultural publishing house, and as publisher until 2001 won an international reputation for the press, earning many design, publishing and children's book awards over the years. A former teacher and book editor, his own published works include two co-edited and lasting volumes, Irish Poems for Young People and Proverbs and Sayings of Ireland. He is author of three poetry collections; That Morning Will Come, Carnival, and Clowns and Acrobats. He is a board member of Children's Books Ireland, and works as an independent publishing consultant.