Adrian Mitchell





Adrian Mitchell

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born
in Hampstead Heath, North London, England, The United Kingdom
October 24, 1932

died
December 20, 2008

gender
male

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Adrian Mitchell FRSL was an English poet, novelist and playwright. A former journalist, he became a noted figure on the British anti-authoritarian Left. For almost half a century he was the foremost poet of the country's anti-Bomb movement. The critic Kenneth Tynan called him the British Mayakovsky.


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Nobody Rides the Unicorn
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 2000 — 5 editions
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Heart on the Left: Poems 19...
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1998
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Shapeshifters: Tales from O...
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2009
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For Beauty Douglas
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4.57 of 5 stars 4.57 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1981 — 3 editions
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Tell Me Lies: Poems 2005-2008
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2009
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Blue Coffee: Poems 1985-1996
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1996
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The Odyssey, Abridged
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Alice in Wonderland and Thr...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2001
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Nothingmas Day
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings2 editions
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Adrian Mitchell's Greatest ...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1991
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Baron Munchausen (3 books)
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“I know a lie when I hear one.”
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“Most people ignore most poetry because poetry ignores most people.”
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