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The Wicked Child / IX XI
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The Wicked Child / IX XI

The Groundwater Press

Poetry. Tom Breidenbach's verse follows two histories, one personal and the other historical, that come together at a common end in the book's middle, providing a sense of circularity, as indicated by the twin ouroboroi on its two covers. THE WICKED...

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The Time of the Night
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The Time of the Night

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Poetry. Edited by Marc Cohen. Foreword by John Ashbery. "Gerrit Henry didn't publish enough in his lifetime to be considered a 'neglected or overlooked poet.' THE TIME OF THE NIGHT is the best and only introduction we have to one of the great poets ...

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Unwavering
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Unwavering

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Poetry. Combining the sensibilities of Emerson, Max Planck and Rachel Carson with the linguistic approach of Stevens, Voros's UNWAVERING offers a new nature poetry for the twenty-first century. The poems demonstrate, writes Ann Lauterbach, "the gorg...

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Short History of the Saxaphone
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Short History of the Saxaphone

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Poetry. African American Studies. Lyrical, sweet, catchy, and cool, SHORT HISTORY OF THE SAXOPHONE has a beat and sound to it that is like music to the ears. The book is designed by Brian Brunius and shaped to resemble a CD case, quite appropriate c...

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Calendar
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Calendar

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Poetry. A striking book of poems, beautifully designed by Brian Brunius with a cover by the artist John Wells, CALENDAR's unique format—a slim 3 ⅝ inches wide—mimics the look of an ordinary engagement calendar. But the poems contain extraordinary mo...

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Mecox Road
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Mecox Road

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Poetry. "Cohen's poetry is a kind of highly polished, metaphysical poetry (but firmly rooted in the realities of present-day urban existence). I think his is a unique voice which sounds like nobody else's, except perhaps the quieter lyrical poems of...

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The History of Rain
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The History of Rain

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Poetry. "There are six poems in this book by a poet who claims his ambition is to write but a dozen poems in his life. Clearly, the lessons of that California workshop did not take and Iino's modesty emerged intact. Yet he is no delicate plant, no m...

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Common Preludes
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Common Preludes

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Poetry. "Ed Barrett's stunningly lucid meditations remind us that writing can be a way of making a place for the soul to dwell in. These 'common preludes' have all the ingredients needed to return us to ourselves refreshed and gladdened, as if we ha...

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Michael's Ear
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Michael's Ear

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Poetry. "These are poems that sparkle, and their inventive, adventurous spirit makes them an adventure also for the reader. All of them are full of a truthful, warm humanity; all are completely free of affectation and pomposity. They're full of myst...

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Every Question but One
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Every Question but One

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Poetry. Bilingual Edition. Translated from the French by John Ashbery. "Not surprisingly, Martory's poetry doesn't seem to derive from any of the various modernist (or post-modernist) French schools, though there are echoes of fringe surrealists lik...

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Elephant
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Elephant

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Poetry. "A number of poets have written interesting novels—one thinks immediately of Swinburne's Love's Cross Currents, Mandelstam's The Egyptian Stamp, and the Ashbery/Schuyler collaboration A Nest of Ninnies. It is less common for novelists to wri...

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The Lecturer's Aria
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The Lecturer's Aria

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Poetry. "Gerrit Henry was a sophomore and I a junior at Columbia College when we met in the fall of 1968.... In the twenty years that have passed, Gerrit Henry has quietly accumulated an impressive body of work with a stamp all its own—what critics ...

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