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The museum of clear ideas

Author: Donald Hall
Publisher: New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Conflict dominates this book, and conflict unites it. The poetry here is an instrument for revelation and discovery.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hall, Donald, 1928-
Museum of clear ideas.
New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1993
(OCoLC)622694446
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Hall
ISBN: 0395652367 9780395652367 0395680859 9780395680858
OCLC Number: 26300202
Awards: Short-listed for National Book Awards (Poetry) 1993
Description: vi, 120 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Another Elegy --
The First Inning --
The Second Inning --
The Third Inning --
The Fourth Inning --
The Fifth Inning --
The Sixth Inning --
The Seventh Inning --
The Eighth Inning --
The Ninth Inning --
Decius --
whose guileful --
We've come to expect --
Let engine cowling --
Winter's asperity mollifies --
Who's this fellow --
I'm not up to it --
Let many bad poets --
In the name of --
Mount Kearsarge shines --
Mercury, descendant --
Camilla, never ask --
The times are propitious --
Drusilla informs --
Ship of state, hightide --
When the young husband --
Old woman whom I --
When the fine days --
Nothing, my aging Flaccus --
When I was young --
Flaccus, drive up --
Praise Mammon-Mazda --
Let us meditate the virtue --
Don't be afraid --
We explore grief's --
I suppose you've noticed --
I celebrate myself --
Arbogast, can you call --
Sabina --
who explored --
Flaccus, Camilla --
O Camilla, is it --
It was Sigmund --
Go write a poem --
Don't let it bother --
Horsecollar is rarely --
When the goddess --
Welcome back home --
Nunc est bibendum --
I, too, dislike --
The Tenth Inning --
The Eleventh Inning --
The Twelfth Inning.
Responsibility: Donald Hall.
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