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The world doesn't end : prose poems

Author: Charles Simic
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of prose poems by Charles Simic.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Simic, Charles, 1938-
World doesn't end.
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1989
(OCoLC)597383461
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Simic
ISBN: 0151985758 9780151985753 0156983508 9780156983501
OCLC Number: 18191235
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, 1990.
Description: ix, 74 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: My mother was --
Scaliger turns deadly --
I was stolen --
It's a store --
She's pressing me --
We were so poor --
I am the last --
Everybody knows the --
He held the beast --
It was the epoch --
Ghost stories written --
In the fourth year --
The city had fallen --
I played in the smallest theatres --
The stone is --
They wheeled out --
Lover of endless --
The flies --
History lessons --
The hundred year old --
In a forest of --
Everything's foreseeable --
He calls one dog --
A dog with a soul --
Time the lizard --
Margaret was copying --
A poem about sitting --
Dear Friedrich --
Tropical luxuriance --
The clouds told him --
Are Russian cannibals --
An actor pretending --
The dead man --
My guardian angel --
The dog went --
Things were not --
A hen larger --
The old farmer --
The rat kept --
O witches O poverty --
Once I knew --
The ideal spectator --
Thousands of old men --
My thumb is --
Gospel --
M. --
A century --
A black child --
Police dogs --
Ambiguity created by --
The time of minor poets --
At least four --
Comedy of errors --
The fat man --
A week long holiday --
Lots of people --
O the great God --
I knew a night owl --
My father loved --
An artic voyager --
All this gets us --
From inside the pot --
Where ignorance is --
He had mixed up --
Someone shuffles --
A much dwindled --
My secret identity is.
Other Titles: World does not end
Responsibility: Charles Simic.

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A Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of prose poems by Charles Simic.

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