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The opening of the field

Author: Robert Duncan
Publisher: New York : New Directions Publishing Corporation, 1973. ©1960
Series: New Directions paperbook, 356.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Duncan
ISBN: 0811204804 9780811204804
OCLC Number: 1112993
Notes: Poems.
Description: 96 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Often I am permitted to return to a meadow --
The dance --
The law I love is major mover --
The structure of rime I --
The structure of rime II --
A poem slow beginning --
The structure of rime III --
The structure of rime IV --
The structure of rime V --
The structure of rime VI --
The structure of rime VII --
Three pages from a birthday book --
This place rumord to have been Sodom --
The ballad of the enamored mage --
The ballad of Mrs Noah --
The maiden --
(The propositions) --
Four pictures of the real universe --
Evocation --
Of blasphemy --
Nor is the past pure --
Crosses of harmony and disharmony --
A poem of despondencies --
Poetry, a natural thing --
Keeping the rhyme --
A song of the old order --
The question --
The performance we wait for --
At Christmas. Proofs --
Yes, as a look springs to its face --
Yes, as a look springs to its face, --
A poem beginning with a line by Pindar --
The structure of rime VIII --
The structure of rime IX --
The structure of rime X --
The structure of rime XI --
A storm of white --
Atlantis --
Out of the black --
Bone dance --
Under ground --
The natural doctrine --
The structure of rime XII --
The structure of rime XIII --
Another animadversion --
The inbinding --
Mirrors --
A process --
Returning to roots of first feeling --
After reading Barely and widely --
Ingmar Bergman's Seventh seal --
Food for fire, food for thought.
Series Title: New Directions paperbook, 356.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: by Robert Duncan.


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