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Publisher Comments:

"I like motorcycles, the city, the telephone.

TV but not to watch, just to turn it on.

The women and their legs, the movies and the streets.

At dawn when it's so hot the sky is almost red.

The smell of both the rivers is the underworld exhumed."

--from "At Gracie Mansion"

Frederick Seidel's sound and power, his heat and beautiful coldness, are unique and instantly recognizable. The poems in Going Fast, his sixth collection, are set in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Bologna, and Tahiti.

Synopsis:

Frederick Seidel's sound and power, his heat and beautiful coldness, are unique and instantly recognizable. The poems in Going Fast, his sixth collection, are set in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Bologna, and Tahiti.

About the Author

Frederick Seidel's previous books of poems are Final Solutions; Sunrise, winner of the Lamont Prize and the 1980 National Book Critics Circle Award; These Days; Poems, 1959-1979; and My Tokyo (FSG, 1993). He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374527167
Subtitle:
Poems
Author:
Seidel, Frederick
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Subject:
General
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Single Author / American
Edition Description:
Pbk
Publication Date:
20000403
Binding:
TP
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.25x5.48x.44 in. .29 lbs.

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