T S Eliot
Thomas Stearns Eliot was an important poet of the 20th Century. He won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1948.
“In some sense Eliot remains a purgatorial poet, always looking towards a paradiso that he didn’t attain.” Lyndall Gordon.
Books by T S Eliot
Interviews where books by T S Eliot were recommended
North Scotland is wonderful countryside, a marvellous setting for a murder. The wind just screams from horizon to horizon – it’s like living in a speeded-up nature film. You open up the kitchen door and catch a passing sheep…
The inner life is a mystery but the best biographies expose the hidden kernel of a person, says literary biographer and academic, Lyndall Gordon. She picks five books that push the boundaries of the genre.