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Splendor
Title:
Splendor
Author:
Kronen, Steve, author.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Rochester, NY : BOA Editions, 2006.
Physical Description:
73 pages ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Wide world -- Mint of the empire -- Signs and portents -- Dreaming of Mexico, Ambrose Bierce, and Weldon Kees -- Autobiography : the early years -- Song of vegetable love -- World's deserts -- River -- Sparrow falling -- This kingdom -- With child -- In the hangar of Brisbee, Oklahoma, 1933 -- Hippopotamus at the zoological gardens, Regent's Park, 1852 -- Coroner's report -- Poet at seven -- Mapless world -- One wind -- London, 1940 -- Pantoum : Polish farmhouse, 4 AM, 1943 -- Marianne Moore late at night -- Hallaballoo -- Comforts of middle age -- Brief monologue of the mirror -- Flowers, things vital and unvital -- A road in agrigentum -- Homesickness -- Neglected moon -- Last evening -- Digging -- Beholden : on the birth of my daughter -- Arguing about moving to a larger home--what I should have said -- After the argument -- Eugene Debs in heaven -- Rocking chairs from the thirties -- On turning fifty -- His penis at eighty -- Our home movies -- Perma-war -- Cleave -- Baby daughter half asleep in a swing -- Canzone : deed and grace -- World before them -- Splendor -- A boy and his dog.
Genre:
ISBN:
9781929918782
Format :
Book