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by Vivienne Plumb


Salamanca is the eagerly awaited debut collection of poems by Wellington writer, Vivienne Plumb. It offers a diverse, vibrant and quirky selection of her published poetry from the last eight years. Plumb's poetry has appeared in leading literary magazines both in New Zealand and in Australia, including: Meanjin (Australia), Southerly (Australia), Westerly (Australia), Overland (Australia), Printout, Takahe, Landfall, and JAAM. Salamanca is an exciting debut collection from one of New Zealand's most original and idiosyncratic writers and is not to be missed!

'Everywhere there is pleasure and joy, pleasure in life, pleasure in language - and in the joy of pursuing both to their full.' - Poetry NZ

'Australian-born Vivienne Plumb hits the target . . . . Her irreverent open-to-anything stance is one of her most winning features.' - NZ Herald

TITLE Salamanca
AUTHOR Vivienne Plumb
CATEGORY New Zealand Poetry
FORMAT Paperback
EXTENT 68 pages
ISBN 0-473-05155-9
PRICE NZ$16.95