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Notes of an alchemist

Author: Loren C Eiseley
Publisher: New York, Scribner [1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The contemporary anthropologist and poet creates a vivid portrait of the western prairie and constructs compassionate images of animal life and by-gone American cultures.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eiseley, Loren C., 1907-1977.
Notes of an alchemist.
New York, Scribner [1972]
(OCoLC)586757237
Named Person: Laszlo Kubinyi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loren C Eiseley
ISBN: 0684130874 9780684130873
OCLC Number: 539656
Notes: Poems.
Description: 125 pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: Notes of an alchemist --
The lost plateau --
The changelings --
The face of the lion --
The invisible horseman --
Men have chosen the ice --
The striders --
Snow leopard --
The old ones --
Arrowhead --
The small deaths --
The beaver --
Flight 857 --
The Sandburgs say no --
The figure in the stone --
From us without singing --
The high plains --
White night --
Not time calendrical --
The blizzard --
Magic --
The last butterfly --
The white python --
The cabin --
The last days --
The Olmeca --
The bats --
The hand ax --
The cardinals --
The strawberry boxes --
Confrontation --
The horse in college hall --
Think that I spoke to you --
The rope --
Other dimensions --
An owl's day --
Oregon trail.
Responsibility: [by] Loren Eiseley. With drawings by Laszlo Kubinyi.

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The contemporary anthropologist and poet creates a vivid portrait of the western prairie and constructs compassionate images of animal life and by-gone American cultures.

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