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Author: Annie Dillard
Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, 2002.
Series: Wesleyan poetry.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Wesleyan University Press edView all editions and formats
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Celebrate re-publication of this Pulitzer Prize-winning author's first book.

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Poems
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Dillard
ISBN: 0819565369 9780819565365
OCLC Number: 50203925
Description: x, 61 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The man who wishes to feed on mahogany --
Tying his tie and whistling a tune, Zimmer strikes a nostalgic note and invents his past --
Some questions and answers about natural history --
The clearing --
An epistemology of planets --
Tan from the sun --
The shape of the air --
Day at the office --
Bivouac --
Arches and shadows --
The Boston poems of H*Ch*M*nh --
Eleanor at the office --
Farmer's daughter --
The dominion of trees --
After noon --
Overlooking Glastonbury --
Words to an organ grinder's music --
About Eskimos --
God --
My camel --
Christmas --
Puppy in deep snow --
Tickets for a prayer wheel.
Series Title: Wesleyan poetry.
Responsibility: Annie Dillard ; foreword by Michael Collier.

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Washington Post Book World" The New Yorker" Smithsonian" "She loves the country below. Like Emerson, she sees the virulence in nature as well as the beauty that entrances her. Annie Dillard is a Read more...

 
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