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The central motion : poems, 1968-1979

Author: James Dickey
Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press ; Scranton, Pa. : Distributed by Harper & Row, ©1983.
Series: Wesleyan poetry.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems reflecting Dickey's determination to experiment, to take risks, and to stretch subject matter and methods.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Dickey
ISBN: 0819550914 9780819550910 081956088X 9780819560889
OCLC Number: 10072289
Description: x, 148 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Eye-beaters, blood, victory, madness, buckhead and mercy (1968) --
Diabetes --
Messages --
Mercy --
Two poems of going home --
The place --
Apollo --
The cancer match --
Venom --
Blood --
In the pocket --
Knock --
Victory --
The lord in the air --
Pine --
Madness --
The eye-beaters --
Turning away --
The Zodiac (1976).
Series Title: Wesleyan poetry.
Responsibility: James Dickey.

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A collection of poems reflecting Dickey's determination to experiment, to take risks, and to stretch subject matter and methods.

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