The Dead Sea Poems by Simon Armitage - signed


This paperback edition of The Dead Sea Poems has been signed by the author, Simon Armitage. It was signed here at Salts in June 2024. 

Simon Armitage is the most widely and unreservedly praised poet of his generation. The Dead Sea Poems, was his fourth collection, first published in 2001. The collection culminates in a long visionary poem, 'Five Eleven Ninety Nine'. Elsewhere, questions of belief and trust, of identity and knowledge, dealt with as they occur in everyday domestic life, contribute to a picture of our contemporary world that is at once realistic and touched with a unique imaginative intensity.