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Revolver : poems

Author: Robyn Schiff
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 2008.
Series: Kuhl House poets.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As restless, reckless, and precise as the Colt revolver for which it is named, Robyn Schiff's Revolver "repeats fire without reloading" as it reckons with the array of foreboding objects displayed at the Great Exhibition of 1851 and the traces of their ghosts one hundred years later. A dirge on the Singer Sewing Machine, an exuberant and unnerving rumination on multipurpose campaign furniture, and a breathless  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schiff, Robyn.
Revolver.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 2008
(DLC) 2008009633
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robyn Schiff
ISBN: 9781587297601 1587297604
OCLC Number: 646888014
Description: 1 online resource (69 pages).
Series Title: Kuhl House poets.
Responsibility: by Robyn Schiff.

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Reckons with the array of foreboding objects displayed at the Great Exhibition of 1851 and the traces of their ghosts one hundred years later.  Read more...

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