Category Archives: T S Eliot

Poem of the Month: ‘A Soft October Night’ in ‘The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock’ by T S Eliot (1917)

This may be a difficult post for me to write.  I get so emotionally involved in ‘The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock’ that reading it tends to leave me drained and agitated, unable to read anything else of lesser worth … Continue reading

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Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, by T S Eliot (1939)

Madame Biblophile was completely right when she identified Lynne Truss’s ‘Cat Out of Hell‘ as a great present for cat-loving bookish friends.  It also has the advantage of being new and relatively unknown, unlike my other go-to gift for cat and book … Continue reading

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