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English Girl Eats her First Mango by John Agard, from Being Alive
Bloodaxe

Stamp Collector, from The Best of Robert Service
A&C Black

Money by Dana Gioia, from The Gods of Winter
Peterloo poets

Mrs Midas by Carol Ann Duffy, from Being Alive
Bloodaxe

Life Cycle of Common Man by Howard Nemerov from The Collected Poems of Howard Nemerov
University of Chicago Press

Daydream by A S J Tessimond, from Voices in a Giant City
William Heinemann

Sonnet 43 by Elizabeth Barret Browning from The Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The Wordsworth Poetry Library

A Love Sonnet by George Wither, from Food - an Oxford Anthology
Oxford University Press

Don Juan by Byron, from Food - an Oxford Anthology
Oxford University Press

The Cinnamon Peeler by Michael Ondaatje, from Staying Alive
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