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Sacramental acts : the love poems of Kenneth Rexroth

Author: Kenneth Rexroth; Sam Hamill; Elaine Laura Kleiner
Publisher: Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, ©1997.
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The love poems of a late California poet. In Open the Blind, he wrote, "The endless sky, the small earth / The shadow cone / Your shining / Lips and eyes / Your thighs drenched with the sea / A telescope full of fireflies / Innumerable nebulae all departing / Ten billion years before we ever / met."
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rexroth, Kenneth, 1905-1982.
Sacramental acts.
Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, c1997
(OCoLC)605358563
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Rexroth; Sam Hamill; Elaine Laura Kleiner
ISBN: 1556590806 9781556590801 1556591233 9781556591235
OCLC Number: 37742222
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxi, 132 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: A Dialogue of Watching --
Between Myself and Death --
Travelers in Erewhon --
Oaxaca 1925 --
Gradualism --
Open the Blind --
She Is Away --
Mocking Birds --
Loneliness --
From The Thin Edge of Your Pride --
Cinque Terre --
Camargue --
Among the Cypresses at the End of the Way of the Cross --
The Wheel Revolves --
Organization Men in Affluent Society --
A Flute Overheard --
On What Planet --
When We with Sappho --
Runaway --
Inversely, as the Square of Their Distances Apart --
Delia Rexroth --
Still on Water --
Incarnation --
Lute Music --
Floating --
Andree Rexroth --
Lyell's Hypothesis Again --
Yugao --
Andree Rexroth --
Maximian, Elegy V --
For the Chinese Actress, Gardenia Chang --
Rosa Mundi --
Golden Section --
Only Years --
The Reflecting Trees of Being and Not Being --
Translations --
Homecoming of Love on the Summits of the Wind --
Two poems from Poems from the Greek Anthology --
The Great Canzon --
My Lover Will Soon Be Here --
The Morning Sun Shines --
When Will I Be Home? --
A Faithful Wife --
To the Tune "The Boat of Stars" --
Creamy Breasts --
Married Love --
To the Tune "Soaring Clouds" --
To the Tune "The Joy of Peace and Brightness" --
From the Persian (1) --
From the Persian (2) --
From the Latin --
"The first time I saw you" --
"When I look ather" --
"The cicada cries out" --
"When I went with you to your ship" --
"The sound of my laughter" --
"The nightingale on the flowering plum" --
"I will remember forever" --
"Out of doors, I think" --
"When I gathered flowers" --
"In the Spring garden".
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Sam Hamill & Elaine Laura Kleiner.

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The love poems of a late California poet. In Open the Blind, he wrote, "The endless sky, the small earth / The shadow cone / Your shining / Lips and eyes / Your thighs drenched with the sea / A telescope full of fireflies / Innumerable nebulae all departing / Ten billion years before we ever / met."

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