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Cope, Wendy

Overview
Works: 92 works in 250 publications in 1 language and 3,677 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Nursery rhymes  Biography  Humorous poetry  Musical settings  Big books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Other, Compiler
Classifications: PR6053.O6535, 821.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Wendy Cope
 
Most widely held works by Wendy Cope
Making cocoa for Kingsley Amis by Wendy Cope( Book )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When "Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis" was first published, it catapulted its author into the bestseller lists and established her as one of our funniest and most eloquent poets. There are so many kinds of awful men - One can't avoid them all. She often said She'd never make the same mistake again: She always made a new mistake instead. (from 'Rondeau Redouble')
Serious concerns by Wendy Cope( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems which features recent works by Cope such as "Bloody Men", "Men and their Boring Arguments" and "Two Cures for Love". Previous collections by the poet include "Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis" and the long narrative poem "The River Girl."
Two cures for love : selected poems 1979-2006 by Wendy Cope( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Two Cures for Love' is a sparkling miscellany, bringing together the best of Wendy Cope's poetry
Family values by Wendy Cope( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a motorway service area to her ambivalent relationship with religion, Wendy Cope covers a wide range of experience in her new collection. Her mordant humour and formal ingenuity are in evidence, even as she remembers the wounds of a damaging childhood
If I don't know by Wendy Cope( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Orchard book of funny poems by Wendy Cope( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles, rhymes, tongue-twisters and verse, all with a humorous theme. Suggested level: junior, primary, intermediate
The funny side : 101 humorous poems( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twiddling your thumbs : hand rhymes by Wendy Cope( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of finger play rhymes arranged in increasing order of difficulty
Heaven on earth : 101 happy poems( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this anthology, Wendy Cope sets out to prove that misery doesn't have all the best lines. Included are works from John Dyer, Thomas Hardy, Geoffrey Chaucer, John Betjeman and Philip Larkin. Also includes the poem Londoner, by Fleur Adcock
Is that the new moon? : poems by women poets( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The river girl by Wendy Cope( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big Orchard book of funny poems( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles, rhymes, tongue-twisters and verse, all with a humorous theme
Eternal light : a requiem by Howard Goodall( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Herbert : verse and prose by George Herbert( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems, 1979-2006 by Wendy Cope( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a collection of poems with notes. The poems in this volume identify the references, verse-forms, contexts and occasions of the poet's work
The Faber book of bedtime stories( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strugnell's haiku : for voice and piano by Colin Matthews( )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sonnet by Billy Collins( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy Cope, Douglas Dunn, and Tony Harrison read from their sonnets and discuss the merit and relevance of the sonnet and how it facilitates their own poetry. Also examines the sonnets of Sir Philip Sidney, William Shakespeare, and Charles Tennyson Turner
Men and their boring arguments by Wendy Cope( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life, love and the Archers : recollections, reviews and other prose by Wendy Cope( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wendy Cope has long been one of the nation's best-loved poets, with her sharp eye for human foibles and wry sense of humour. For the first time, Life, Love and the Archers brings together the best of her prose - recollections, reviews and essays from the light-hearted to the serious, taken from a lifetime of published and unpublished work, and all with Cope's lightness of touch. Here readers can meet the Enid-Blyton-obsessed schoolgirl, the ambivalent daughter, the amused teacher, the sensitive journalist, the cynical romantic and the sardonic television critic, as well as touching on books and writers who have informed a lifetime of reading and writing."--Publisher's information
 
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Making cocoa for Kingsley Amis
Alternative Names
Wendy Cope angol írónő

Wendy Cope britische Dichterin

Wendy Cope britisk poet

Wendy Cope Brits dichteres

Wendy Cope brittisk poet

Wendy Cope écrivaine britannique

Wendy Cope escritora británica

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Languages
English (125)

Covers
Serious concernsTwo cures for love : selected poems 1979-2006Family valuesIf I don't knowThe Orchard book of funny poemsThe funny side : 101 humorous poemsTwiddling your thumbs : hand rhymesHeaven on earth : 101 happy poems