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The lives of a spirit ; Glasstown : where something got broken

Author: Fanny Howe
Publisher: Beacon, N.Y. : Nightboat Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this brilliant work that transcends genre--lyric essay, prose poem, philosophical fiction--Fanny Howe pursues her realization that keen metaphysical inquiry is radically essential to everyday life. Howe adds the stunning new coda Glasstown: Where Something Got Broken to her earlier work The Lives of a Spirit."--Publisher's website.
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Howe, Fanny.
Lives of a spirit.
Beacon, N.Y. : Nightboat Books, 2005
(OCoLC)607636011
Online version:
Howe, Fanny.
Lives of a spirit.
Beacon, N.Y. : Nightboat Books, 2005
(OCoLC)607775140
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fanny Howe
ISBN: 0976718510 9780976718512
OCLC Number: 59881703
Description: 135 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The lives of a spirit --
"White plate painted with more white" --
"The portions of the poor" --
"Even this confined landscape" --
"The verities of daybreak" --
"A gap in the crumbling walls" --
"Seeking out His face in a cup" --
"Escape from inside" --
"Crosses and branches" --
"The mathematics of shadows" --
Glasstown : where something got broken.
Other Titles: Glasstown.
Responsibility: Fanny Howe.
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"In this brilliant work that transcends genre--lyric essay, prose poem, philosophical fiction--Fanny Howe pursues her realization that keen metaphysical inquiry is radically essential to everyday life. Howe adds the stunning new coda Glasstown: Where Something Got Broken to her earlier work The Lives of a Spirit."--Publisher's website.

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