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Title:
The best American poetry 2009
Author:
Wagoner, David.
Edition:
First Scribner edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Scribner Poetry, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
xxix, 207 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
They knew what they wanted / Beasts and violins / Concerning the land to the south of our neighbors to the north / Ringtone / doctor / Roofers / book of Steve / From The boy's own book : a compleat encyclopedia of all the diversions atheletic, scientific and recreative, of boyhood and youth by William Clarke / great American poem / song of America / Freud / Apparition (favorite poem) / How it will end / Getting serious / Black snake / First time reading Freud / Zones / fullness thereof / Definition of terms / Eve in the fall / record / Ode to airheads, hairdos, trains to and from Paris / safe house / Houses / Sunday discordancies / Grave goods / house is not a home / way of all the earth / Mum's the word / democratic vista / Arthur Englander's back in school / In winter / How to be eaten by a lion / To Yahweh / What I think of death, if anyone's asking / Why do you keep puttihg animals in your poems? / Open field / Words on the wind / Tell the bees / happy majority / Boarding : Hemaris thysbe / Sweat / Canis / Lingering doubts / silence of the mine canaries / insect collector's demise / Self-exam / Red / Insomnia / On mercy / Pickled heads : St. Petersburg / Turn / Tonight no poetry will serve / Subject, verb, object / blind astronomer in the age of stars / John Clare's finches / This tape measure made of light / Gravity and grace / Love / Like a monkey / At the pool / At the New York Public Library, I heard Derek Walcott dismiss the prose poem / Forty / Heartlines / Ultimately justice directs them / Liturgy / sea-change / Holding action / No Pegasus / Her last conflagraton / Leaving Saint Peter's basilica / This dream the world is having about itself-- / Cindrella's last will & testament / I shall be released / Never to return
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ISBN:
9780743299763

9780743299770
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