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One man's dark : a book of poems

Author: Maurice Manning
Publisher: Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats

Peopled with extraordinary rural characters, these revelatory poems tell a community's story in gorgeously intimate and personal terms.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Manning
ISBN: 1619321602 9781619321601
OCLC Number: 993689732
Description: 1 online resource (x, 93 pages) : illustration
Contents: The pinch --
Passion --
The glass eye --
Chapel on the way to hobo town --
No. 9 wire --
Sleep --
The man in the country of his dream --
Modernity --
Bridge on unnamed branch of big goose creek --
A field of tiger lilies in Kentucky --
Culture --
Coming down through the woods after a rain --
Something to say about possums --
The geography of yonder --
Funeral, country church, beside a stream in old Kentucky --
Theology --
Symbolism --
Going back to bimble --
Evangelism --
Birds arriving in dim light --
Justice --
Provincial thought --
An apparition --
Patch of light in deep woods --
Southern city poem, early '70s --
Amid the flood of mortal ills prevailing --
Obedience --
The mark on the wall --
The woodcock --
The gods --
Old-time Kentucky salt-kettle dream --
A dream with old men inside it --
Grammar --
Hill philosophy --
Winter work --
Another river still --
A portion of the cosmos in Kentucky --
The wash --
Fog over Beech Fork Valley --
Sunday school --
The beginning --
Slow class, sixth grade --
The foster boy --
Stream at night --
Cathedral up on Posey Ridge --
The watching tree.
Other Titles: Poems.
1 man's dark
Responsibility: Maurice Manning.


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