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              Books in the James Dickey Contemporary Poetry series

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              Hours of the Cardinal
               

              Hours of the Cardinal (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lyons, Richard

              • $38.99

              In this collection, a mother's death triggers poems that journey through grief into the unnameable origins of consciousness - before thought, talk, even printed words. These elegies weave stories and anecdotes from literature and the visual arts, trying to cheat death by facing i ...

              ISBN 9781570033216
              Published 1 March 2000 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              Travelling in Notions: The Stories of Gordon Penn
               

              Travelling in Notions: The Stories of Gordon Penn (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rosen, Michael J.

              • $35.50

              Rosen creates a novel in poems, through a questing alter ego Gordon Penn who holds to hopefulness amid circumstances that will have none of it. Each poem relates another episode in Penn's ongoing confrontation with contemporary society.

              ISBN 9781570031571
              Published 1 November 1996 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
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              The Threshold of the New: Poems by Henry Sloss
                

              The Threshold of the New: Poems by Henry Sloss (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Sloss, Henry

              • $35.50

              A collection of poetry depicting the author's long and sometimes agonizing accommodation to the Old World. The selections describe the dislocation and alienation, the isolation and introspection compelled by life in a foreign medium. They also portray the extravagant beauty of Um ...

              ISBN 9781570032356
              Published 1 October 1997 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
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              Portrait in a Spoon: Poems by James Cummins
                

              Portrait in a Spoon: Poems by James Cummins (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cummins, James

              • $35.50

              These poems explore the uses and abuses of language as it intersects the uses and abuses of power. They investigate the question of identity - the illusions we sustain, the passions we conceal, and the stories that surround both.

              ISBN 9781570031922
              Published 1 June 1997 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              Growing Back: Poems, 1972-92
               

              Growing Back: Poems, 1972-92 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lesser, Rika

              • $35.50

              This collection of Lesser's poetry is a bridge spanning the poets and languages, family and friends she has made her life and her work. The three sections of the volume explore her long relation to Sweden - her adoptive country, her return home, and her preoccupation with transla ...

              ISBN 9781570032332
              Published 1 October 1997 by Inbooks
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              Drowned Lands
               

              Drowned Lands (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kane, T. Paul

              • $35.50

              This collection of poems describes a world flooded with memories and apprehension. The poems seek to distil experience into crucial moments of knowing, when we come alive to the facts of our existence as revealed in the alterations between solitude and love, grief and joy, incapa ...

              ISBN 9781570033414
              Published 1 December 2000 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
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              A Taxi to the Flame
                

              A Taxi to the Flame (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Karp, Vickie

              • $51.99

              A journey through the streets of New York City, foreign landscapes and past and present events. From rattling Manhattan subways to suburban mornings, the collection of poems is a love story of destinations met, people remembered and places found at the intersection of words and d ...

              ISBN 9781570032967
              Published 1 May 1999 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
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              Lilac Cigarette in a Wish Cathedral
                

              Lilac Cigarette in a Wish Cathedral (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Magowan, Robin

              • $46.99

              This collection of poems by Robin Magowan represent moments such as a child mat-riding on Red Flag day, and drug overdoses during an affair with a terrorist dragon lady. It aims to take the reader inside, using an instinctive notation to register his fascination with sensation, m ...

              ISBN 9781570032707
              Published 1 August 1998 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
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              Errors and Angels: Poems by Maureen Bloomfield
                

              Errors and Angels: Poems by Maureen Bloomfield (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New ed.)

              By Bloomfield, Maureen

              • $35.50

              A collection of poems that have a variety of themes, from the shifting landscapes of London, Paris, and America. These places are used to align the interior and exterior mirrors as they inspect the conjunction between fate and folly, and misapprehension and mistake.

              ISBN 9781570031946
              Published 1 June 1997 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
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              United Artists
                

              United Artists (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rosenstock, S. X.

              • $35.50

              The poetry of S.X. Rosenstock has appeared in the Paris Review, the Antioch Reviewm, and other publications. She advises her readers to abandon all anxiety of allusion catching .

              ISBN 9781570031311
              Published 1 April 1996 by Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series James Dickey Contemporary Poetry
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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