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Led by the Nose: A Garden of Smells

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Not since Laurie Lee or Flora Thompson has a writer captured the smells and moods of the English countryside in the manner of Jenny Joseph's Led By The Nose. The nation's favourite poet has tended her "rural slum" in the Cotswolds for decades and her calendar of a year in her garden grows into an evocation of a personality that is uniquely literary, often leading the reade ...more
ebook, 208 pages
Published January 1st 2002 by Souvenir Press
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She was born in Birmingham, and with a scholarship, studied English literature at St Hilda's College, Oxford (1950).[1] Her poems were first published when she was at university in the early 1950s.[2] She became a journalist and worked for the Bedfordshire Times, the Oxford Mail and Drum Publications (Johannesburg, South Africa).

Joseph's best known poem, "Warning", was written in 1961 and is inclu
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