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Meditations in an emergency

Author: Frank O'Hara
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, [Emeryville, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [1967] [1996] ©1957
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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A collection by one of the 20th century's most influential American poets includes poems on nature, motion pictures, human behavior, the arts, parties, and other cultures.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank O'Hara
ISBN: 0802134521 9780802134523
OCLC Number: 37210348
Notes: Originally published: New York : Grove Press, 1967, ©1957.
Description: 52 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: To the harbormaster --
Poem : "The eager note on my door--" --
To the film industry in crisis --
Poem : "At night Chinamen jump" --
Blocks --
Les etiquettes jaunes --
Aus einem April --
River --
Poem : "There I could never be a boy" --
On Rachmaninoff's birthday --
The hunter --
For Grace, after a party --
On looking at "La grande jatte," the czar wept anew --
Romanze, or, The music students --
The three-penny opera --
A terrestrial cuckoo --
Jane awake --
A Mexican guitar --
Chez Jane --
Two variations --
Ode --
Invincibility --
Poem in January --
Meditations in an emergency --
For James Dean --
Sleeping on the wing --
Radio --
On seeing Larry Rivers' "Washington crossing the Delaware" at the Museum of Modern Art --
For Janice and Kenneth to voyage --
Mayakovsky.
Responsibility: Frank O'Hara.

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