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The Weather of Words

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The Weather of Words by Mark Strand
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Nov 13, 2001 | ISBN 9780375709708
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    Nov 13, 2001 | ISBN 9780375709708

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"A primer on the magnanimity of poetry, with selected essays, criticism, reflections and inventions. Together they form a creed, which is this: A poem is the unassailable expression of what cannot be expressed in any other way… Poetry is ubiquitous and contagious, hilarious and holy; it bewitches children and converts housewives. Few American poets still write with joy and charmed irony, but in Strand the elation had not diminished."
–Sara Miller, Chicago Tribune

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