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Poet's choice.

Author: Paul Engle; Joseph Langland
Publisher: New York, Dial Press, 1962.
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Each poem in this anthology is the poet's choice as their favourite or most cruicial poem from their own work and their comment on the poem.
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Engle, Paul, 1908-1991.
Poet's choice.
New York, Dial Press, 1962
(OCoLC)576470188
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Engle; Joseph Langland
OCLC Number: 270450
Description: 303 pages 24 cm
Contents: Choose something like a star / Robert Frost --
Descent / William Carlos Williams --
Silences / E.J. Pratt --
Two societies / John Hall Wheelock --
To the stone-cutters / Robinson Jeffers --
Face / Marianne Moore --
Prelude to an evening / John Crowe Ransom --
Walk in the garden --
Conrad Aiken --
Words in time / Archibald MacLeish --
my father moved through dooms of love / E.E. Cummings --
Undersong / Mark Van Doren --
Troll's nosegay / Robert Graves --
Thoughts of Thomas hardy / Edmund Blunden --
Zone / Louise Bogan --
Words for the rakers of leaves / Leonie Adams --
Mediterranean / Allan Tate --
Dwarf of disintegration / Oscar Williams --
Hallelujah: a sestina / Robert Francis --
Border line / Langston Hughes --
Answering a letter from a younger poet / Brewster Ghiselin --
Private dining room / Ogden Nash --
Bear on the Delhi Road / Earle Birney --
Room / C. Day Lewis --
On a squirrel crossing the road in autumn, in New England / Richard Eberhart --
Willing suspension / John Holmes --
Important statement / Patrick Kavanagh --
Dark and the fair / Stanley Kunitz --
Variations on a line from Shakespeare's fifty-sixth sonnet / E.L. Mayo --
Ballade of lost objects / Phiyllis McGinley --
Mortmain / Robert Penn Warren --
Pot-pourri from a Surrey garden / John Betjeman --
Bacchus / William Empson --
Anniversary / Richmond Lattimore --
Poet and goldsmith / Vernon Watkins --
Beasts / Paul Engle --
Words for the wind / Theodore Roethke --
Generous years / Stephen Spender --
Man-moth / Elizabeth Bishop --
Epitaph / J.V. Cunningham --
Reason / Josephine Miles --
Little green blackbird / Kenneth Patchen --
Ides of March / Roy Fuller --
Tall man executes a jig / Irving Layton --
Evening star / George Barker --
Necromancers / John Frederick Nims --
Starlight like intuition pierced the twelve / Delmore Schwartz --
Dirty word / Karl Shapiro --
Dispossessed / John Berryman --
L'ile du Levant: the nudist colony / Barbara Howes --
Eighth Air Force / Randall Jarrell --
Farm on the Great Plains / William Stafford --
Knowledge of light / Henry Rago --
Hotel Paradiso e Commerciale / John Malcolm Brinnin --
Song for an allegorical play / John Ciardi --
Some refrains at the Charles River / Peter Viereck --
from The children of the poor / Gwendolyn Brooks --
Visit to Van Gogh / Charles Causley --
War / Joseph Langland --
Ford Madox Ford / Robert Lowell --
Ibycus / John Heath-Stubbs --
Galileo Galilei / William Jay Smith --
New York-Albany / Lawrence Ferlingetti --
On falling asleep to birdsong / William Meredith --
Reflections upon a recurrent suggestion / Reed Whittemore --
Runes / Howard Nemerov --
Story of soutine / James Schevill --
Baroque wall-fountain in the Villa Sciarra / Richard Wilbur --
After Goliath / Kingsley Amis --
Comb. An emblem / Donald Davie --
Vow / Anthony Hecht --
Absences / Philip Larkin --
Going to sleep in the country / Howard Moss --
1956 / Daniel G. Hoffman --
Goddess / Denise Levertov --
Water ouzel / William H. Matchett --
Walt Whitman at Bear Mountain / Louis Simpson --
Two poems on the Catholic Bavarians / Edgar Bowers --
Security / Michael Hamburger --
One thing needful / Vassar Miller --
After a lilne by John Peale Bishop / Donald Justice --
Poem / John Wain --
Howl, Part II / Allen Ginsberg --
Fountain / Elizabeth Jennings --
Country of a thousand years of peace / James Merrill --
Game of glass / Alastair Reid --
Flat one / W.D. Snodgrass --
Nesting ground / David Wagoner --
Intaglio / Henri Coulette --
Supper after the last / Galway Kinnell --
In the night fields / W.S. Merwin --
Picture of J.T. in a prospect of stone / Charles Tomlinson --
Making / Phyllis Webb --
Love among the Manichees / William Dickey --
Airstrip in Essex --
Donald Hall --
Another September / Thomas Kinsella --
For Fran / Philip Levine --
Some foreign letters / Anne Sexton --
My sad captains / Thom Gunn --
Aristotle to Phyllis / John Hollander --
In a prominent bar in Secaucus one day / X.J. Kennedy --
Pibroch / Ted Hughes --
Beauty of Job's daughters / Jay Macpherson --
For Anne / Leonard Cohen.
Responsibility: Edited by Paul Engle and Joseph Langland.

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Each poem in this anthology is the poet's choice as their favourite or most cruicial poem from their own work and their comment on the poem.

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