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Author: Mark Strand
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reissue of poetry by the Poet Laureate of the United States.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Strand, Mark, 1934-
Selected poems.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990
(OCoLC)647137123
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Strand
ISBN: 0679733019 9780679733010
OCLC Number: 21910442
Description: 152 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: From Sleeping with one eye open. Sleeping with one eye open --
When the vacation is over for good --
Violent storm --
Old people on the nursing home porch --
Taking a walk with you --
Keeping things whole --
The whole story --
The tunnel --
Poem --
Make believe ballroom time --
From reasons for moving. The mailman --
The accident --
The man in the tree --
The man in the mirror --
The last bus --
The ghost ship --
The kite --
Moontan --
What to think of --
The marriage --
The babies --
Eating poetry --
The dirty hand --
The door --
The new poetry handbook --
The remains --
Giving myself up --
The room --
Letter --
Nostalgia --
Tomorrow --
The dress --
The guardian --
The dance --
The good life --
Black maps --
The hill --
Coming to this --
Seven poems --
The sleep --
Breath --
The prediction --
The one song --
From a litany --
My life --
My death --
The dreadful has already happened --
My life by somebody else --
Elegy 1969 --
Courtship --
Not dying --
The way it is --
From The story of our lives. Elegy for my father --
In celebration --
She --
The room --
The story of our lives --
The untelling --
From The late hour. The coming of light --
Another place --
Lines for winter --
My son --
White --
For Jessica, my daughter --
From The long sad party --
The late hour --
Seven days --
So you say --
Snowfall --
An old man awake in his own death --
For her --
Exiles --
Pot roast --
Poor north --
Where are the waters of childhood? --
The house in French Village --
The garden --
Night piece --
New poems. Shooting whales --
Nights in Hackett's Cove --
A morning --
My mother on an evening in late summer --
Leopardi.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Mark Strand.
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A reissue of poetry by the Poet Laureate of the United States.

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