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An American takes a walk, and other poems.

Author: Reed Whittemore
Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press [1956]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Whittemore, Reed, 1919-
American takes a walk.
Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press [1956]
(OCoLC)575254148
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reed Whittemore
OCLC Number: 2723506
Description: 82 pages 23 cm
Contents: Pt.1. Poems 1947-1956. Ladders --
Lines --
An American takes a walk --
Moving among the seasons --
Still life --
A week of doodle --
Thoughts of the California desert --
Shakespeare, possibly, in California --
An address to the holder of some high government office --
A projection --
A day with the Foreign Legion --
A teacher --
Another teacher --
God's acres --
Fathers and sons: Lord Clive --Charles Darwin --
Lord Tennyson --
Commencement --
The losses --
Now that the state --
Recall --
Spring, etc. --
On a summer Sunday --
The girl friend --
A treasure --
Spring again --
A green hill --
A closet drama --
Preface to a projected guide book --
Naples --
Capri --
Troy --
Abydos --
The Kaylavasi --
Variations on being thirty --
Addendum on being thirty --
On the unimportance of words --
After some day of decision --
The line of an American poet --
A short history of the market --
Abbreviated interviews with a few disgruntled literary celebrities --
Song: The summer people --
Preface to an unwritten text --
Pt. II. Early poems. The strange case in Baker Street --
On the record --
Black cross --
White cross --
The anchor --
Only the dead --
Six literary sonnets: Paul Revere --
Hester Prynne --
Tess --
Emma --
Lady Ashley --
Moll Flanders --
Patusan --
A winter shore --
The lizard.

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