Author/s: : R. Malan
ISBN-13: : 9780195986501
Edition: : 1
Publication date: : July 2008
Origin: : OUP Southern Africa
Pages: : 320
Binding: : Paperback
Dimensions: : 212 x 136 mm


Everything you need for exam success, and more!


  • all the poems selected by the Department of Education for Grade 12
  • tips on how to appreciate a poem and study poetry
  • a clear glossary of useful literary terms giving you the vocabulary to analyse poetry confidently
  • footnotes for each poem that explain unfamiliar words or historical references
  • background information on each poet to help you understand the poems in context
  • questions for each poem, and all the answers, to prepare you for the final exams.




POEMscapes: An anthology of poems, selected by the National Department of Education
It is a regrettable thought, but probably correct, that the only volume of poetry that many adults have on their bookshelves is one that was prescribed for their matric.
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