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Song of two worlds : a verse narrative

Author: Alan P Lightman
Publisher: Pasadena, California : Red Hen Press, [2017] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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After a mysterious personal tragedy, the narrator of this story has lost his faith in all things and lives "hung like a dried fly", empty and haunted by his past. He awakes one morning revitalized and begins a Dante-like journey to find something to believe in, exploring science, philosophy, religion, and human life. A novel in verse.
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Genre/Form: Narrative poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan P Lightman
ISBN: 9781597090322 1597090328
OCLC Number: 957747266
Description: 159 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: by Alan Lightman ; with illustrations by Derek DeSouza.

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After a mysterious personal tragedy, the narrator of this story has lost his faith in all things and lives "hung like a dried fly", empty and haunted by his past. He awakes one morning revitalized and begins a Dante-like journey to find something to believe in, exploring science, philosophy, religion, and human life. A novel in verse.

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