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The complete poems of American poet Donald E. Stanford, 1913-1998

Author: Donald E Stanford; R W Crump
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2002.
Series: Studies in American literature (Lewiston, N.Y.), v. 51.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This is a complete collection of Donald E. Stanford's poems, including the three chapbooks he published, his privately printed poems and all the extant manuscript poems he did not publish.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald E Stanford; R W Crump
ISBN: 0773472088 9780773472082 088946166X 9780889461666
OCLC Number: 48131779
Notes: Includes poems from three published chapbooks, his privately printed poems, and all extant manuscript poems.
Description: 134 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: List of Tables --
Commendatory Preface --
Foreword --
Acknowledgements --
Introduction --
I. New England Earth and Other Poems (1941) --
For the Audience --
Reflections on Fear --
Monologue --
For Hate --
New England Earth --
A Valentine ["Unproven love is the evading wraith"] --
On a Child Lost in the Woods --
The Grand Mesa --
Wedding Wine --
The Meadowlark --
Noon at Neebish --
The Bee --
Letter from Widener Library --
Song --
Birthday Card (for David Stanford) --
Spring --
Sonnet on Graduation --
Sonnet in Autumn --
Rhesus --
The Cartesian Lawnmower --
Country Church --
The Falls --
The Sea Gull --
Summer Scene --
The Thrush --
Bird Call --
II. Poems Added in The Traveler. Allegorical Lyrics (1955) --
Vacation Harvest --
Bayou --
The Intruder --
The Old Woods --
The Fountain of La Merced Cathedral --
III. Poems Added in The Cartesian Lawnmower --
and Other Poems (1984) --
Tussle --
For a Book of Elizabethan Madrigal Verse --
IV. Separately Published Poems --
The Lizard King Here --
A Valentine ["Happy the past and time to be"] --
V. Privately Printed Poems --
The Funeral March of Life --
Philosophy --
VI. Unpublished Poems --
Louisiana Winter --
On Viewing an Aztec Pyramid --
The Woodsman --
Sunday Afternoon --
Afternoon of a Poet --
To an Aztec Indian Guide --
On the Death of a Philosopher --
The Hunt --
"These geometric and eternal lines" --
The Dream --
The Loon --
At the Grave of Edward Taylor --
The Oriole at Dusk --
The Return --
Letter to Yvor Winters --
Epitaph ["What power can breathe to life again"] --
Prayer --
The Cocktail Party --
Boudoir --
Epitaph ["This flesh must fade, though pure and bright"] --
Eros --
Atomic Apollo --
Toast --
The Personal Muse --
Mr. Cunningham Addresses His Muse, Briefly, --
Concerning the Bow-Wow Style --
Exile --
Design for Living --
The Blizzard --
After the Blizzard --
Two Love Songs --
To Edward Taylor --
Epigram --
Table of Stanford's Editions and Typescript Collections of Poems --
Tables of Contents for the Published and Unpublished --
Collections of Poems --
Appendices --
A. New England Earth and Other Poems: Opening Quotation --
to the Volume and "Foreword" by Yvor Winters --
B. Donald E. Stanford's Unpublished Description of the --
School of Poetry to Which He Belonged --
C. Excerpts from an Interview with Donald E. Sanford, --
May 2, 1984 --
D. Excerpts from an Interview with Donald E. Stanford, --
May 15, 1992 --
Introduction to Textual Notes --
Bibliography --
Index of Titles --
Index of First Lines.
Series Title: Studies in American literature (Lewiston, N.Y.), v. 51.
Other Titles: Poems
Responsibility: edited, with textual notes and introduction by R.W. Crump.
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