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Sep 03, 2013
| ISBN 9780375712180
Aug 29, 2012
| ISBN 9780307957641
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Sep 03, 2013 | ISBN 9780375712180
Aug 29, 2012 | ISBN 9780307957641
From Pulitzer Prize–winner Mark Strand comes an exquisitely witty and poignant series of prose poems. Sometimes appearing as pure prose, sometimes as impure poetry, but always with Strand’s clarity and simplicity of style, they are like riddles, their answers vanishing just as they appear within reach. Fable, domestic satire, meditation, joke, and fantasy all come together in what is arguably the liveliest, most entertaining book that Strand has yet written.
Mark Strand, born in 1934, was the author of many books of poems, a book of stories, and three volumes of translations, and was the editor of several anthologies. He received many honors and awards, including a MacArthur Fellowship, the… More about Mark Strand
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