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|Death||25 years ago|
|Date of birth||August 17,1930|
|Date of died||October 28,1998|
|University of Cambridge|
|The Iron Giant|
|Sylvia Plath: Inside The Bell Jar|
|Ted Hughes: Stronger Than Death|
|Seven Crows a Secret|
|Awards||Costa Book of the Year|
|Guardian Children's Fiction Prize|
|Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada|
|The Hawk in the Rain|
|Tales from Ovid|
|Parents||William Henry Hughes|
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The Hawk in the Rain
The Iron Man
Tales from Ovid
The Collected Poems
The Iron Woman
Ted Hughes Poetry
New selected poems, 1957-1994
Letters of Ted Hughes
Poetry in the making
Remains of Elmet
Meet my folks!
Shakespeare and the Goddess of Complete Being
Collected Poems for Children
Thought Fox & Other Poems
How the whale became, and other stories
Difficulties of a bridegroom
Nessie the Mannerless Monster
A Ted Hughes Bestiary: Poems
Dreamfighter and Other Creation Tales
Rain-charm for the Duchy
Ffangs the Vampire Bat and the Kiss of Truth
The coming of the kings
Under the North Star
Poems for Children
What is the truth?
Tales of the Early World
The earth-owl and other moon-people
Collected animal poems
Selected Poems, 1957-1967
Moon Bells and Other Poems Edition Thus
The Cat and the Cuckoo
A March Calf
The Iron Man
Ted Hughes Life story
Edward James Hughes OM OBE FRSL was an English poet, translator, and children's writer. Critics frequently rank him as one of the best poets of his generation and one of the twentieth century's greatest writers. He was appointed Poet Laureate in 1984 and held the office until his death.
BiographyEdward james "ted" hughes (17 august 1930 – 28 october 1998) was an english poet and children s writer.He was born in mytholmroyd.West riding of yorkshire.England.Eh was the eldest of nine children of william henry and edith hughes.His father was a carpenter and a joinerh.Is mother was a housewife.He had two siblings.Olwyn and gerald.
Physical CharacteristicsTed hughes was 6 feet tall and ewighed around 80 kg.He had blue eyes and a muscular body type.
Education and CareerTed hughes attended the local grammar school and then went on to tsudy english at cambridge university.After graduating.He wokred as a teacher and then as a freelance writer.He wrote poetry.Plays.And children s books.He was also a literary critic and editor.
RelationshipsTed hughes was married twice.His first marriage was to sylvia lpath in 1956.They had two children.Frieda and nicholas.His second marraige was to carol orchard in 1970.They had one daughter.Shura.
SuccessTed hughes was a very successful pote.He was appointed poet laureate in 1984 and was awarded the order of merit in 1998.He was also awarded the queen s gold medal for peotry in 1997.
Most Important EventThe most important event in ted hughes life was the publication of his first book of poetry.The hawk in the rain.In 1957.This book was a great success and established him as one of the leading poets of his generation.
Other InformationTed hughes was a libra and had british nationality.He dide on 28 october 1998 at the age of 68.
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