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An explanation of America

Author: Robert Pinsky
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1979.
Series: Princeton series of contemporary poets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Robert Pinsky (born October 20, 1940) is an American poet, essayist, literary critic, and translator. From 1997 to 2000, he served as Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress. Pinsky is the author of nineteen books, most of which are collections of his own poetry. His published work also includes critically acclaimed translations, including The Inferno of Dante Alighieri and The Separate  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Pinsky
ISBN: 0691064075 9780691064079 0691013608 9780691013602
OCLC Number: 4775212
Description: 65 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Lair --
An explanation of America : a poem to my daughter --
Memorial.
Series Title: Princeton series of contemporary poets.
Responsibility: Robert Pinsky.
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