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Katherine Anne Porter's poetry

Author: Katherine Anne Porter; Darlene Harbour Unrue
Publisher: Columbia, S.C : University of South Carolina Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Katherine Anne Porter's Poetry makes available for the first time the complete poetic canon of one of America's most-celebrated writers. Widely known and revered for her award-winning short stories, Porter published just thirty-two poems and poetry translations during her lifetime, although she composed - and subsequently destroyed - hundreds. Her poetry is virtually unknown even by her most devoted followers. From
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Named Person: Katherine Anne Porter
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Anne Porter; Darlene Harbour Unrue
ISBN: 1570030847 9781570030840
OCLC Number: 32969532
Language Note: Some poems in English and French; introduction in English.
Description: xvi, 188 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Texas: By the Gulf of Mexico --
A Dying Child --
Song with Castanet Accompaniment --
[Down, you Mongrel Death] --
Variation 1001: To the Foolish Virgins Who Aren't Gathering Roses --
Ordeal by Ploughshare --
This Transfusion --
Witch's Song --
Enchanted --
Three Songs from Mexico: In Tepozotlan --
Three Songs from Mexico: Remembering Cuernavaca --
Three Songs from Mexico: Fiesta de Santiago --
[Lights on the river] --
Now No Spring --
Little Requiem --
To a Portrait of the Poet --
November in Windham --
Winter Burial --
First Episode --
Morning Song --
Night Blooming Cereus --
West Indian Island --
Music of the Official Jarabe and Versos --
Bouquet for October --
Note, by Katherine Anne Porter --
Morning Song for the Dame de Fayel --
Lament --
Marion's Song --
Sing, I Pray You --
Mary Stuart's Plaint for Her Youth --
In Praise of Gabrielle d'Estree --
To Charlotte --
Drinking Song --
Marlborough --
Shepherdess, Be Kind --
The Shower --
The King Beats the Drum --
Full Moon.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Darlene Harbour Unrue.
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From notes and letters found among Porter's papers, the editor of this book has recovered and edited 18 unpublished poems. She also includes a critical and biographical essay in which she explains  Read more...

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