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Author: W S Merwin
Publisher: Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W S Merwin
ISBN: 9781556592331 1556592337
OCLC Number: 166436363
Notes: Poems.
"A Lannan Literary selection"--Back cover.
Description: xii, 137 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: To this May --
To the soul --
To a reflection --
To the face in the mirror --
To waiting --
To impatience --
To age --
To lingering regrets --
To my teeth --
To the ancient order of legs --
To my legs --
To the tongue --
To the gift of sight --
To the corner of the eye --
To the shadow --
To another William --
To history --
To the unlikely event --
To a departing companion --
To Lili's walk --
To a friend travelling --
To the sorrow string --
To --
--
To The consolations of philosophy --
To grief --
To absence --
To the knife --
To prose --
To duty --
To Billy's car --
To the present visitors --
To the present tense --
To the air --
To Muku dreaming --
To the dust of the road --
To that stretch of canal --
To the blue stork --
To the sound of the gate --
To the stone paddock by the far barn --
To a few cherries --
To my mother --
To my grandfathers --
To Aunt Margie --
To my father's houses --
To my brother --
To Micky --
To Doris --
To the old --
To the dog stars --
To the tray dancers --
To the mistakes --
To luck --
To the blank spaces --
To the morning (1) --
To Monday --
To the long table --
To the margin --
To the middle --
To the next time --
To the light of September --
To the words --
To the grass of autumn --
To ashes --
To Zbigniew Herbert's bicycle --
To the coming winter --
To the smell of water --
To the beginning of rain --
To a mosquito --
To glass --
To purity --
To salt --
To the lightning --
To the escape of light --
To a leaf falling in winter --
To the fire --
To smoke --
To forgetting --
To the wires overhead --
To a tortoiseshell lyre --
To the gods --
To the veil --
To the way back --
To the thief at the airport --
To the afterlife --
To finding again --
To the surgeon Kevin Lin --
To days of winter --
To a friend turning fifty --
To being late --
To the morning (2) --
To the moss --
To an old acacia --
To the story --
To a dormouse --
To the parting year --
To the new year --
To the unfinished --
To Paula --
To myself --
To the happy few --
To the book.
Responsibility: W.S. Merwin.

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