Tournament of Books 2015
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | February 27, 2015

    Kazuo Ishiguro: IMG Kazuo Ishiguro's Playlist for The Buried Giant



    The eight songs on this playlist didn't "inspire" The Buried Giant, nor did I play them out loud while writing. And with the notable exception of... Continue »
    1. $18.87 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      The Buried Giant

      Kazuo Ishiguro 9780307271037

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$5.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Poetry- A to Z

The New Arcadia: Poems

by

The New Arcadia: Poems Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

'Astonishingly fecund and inventive. The New Arcadiarevitalizes pastoral traditions, but more in the mode of lamentation than celebration. Like Frost"s New Hampshire and Vermont, Kinsella"s Western Australia is eroded, a last act salted with the ruins of our age, and yet yielding permanent poems."Harold Bloom

Synopsis:

One of Australia's best poets conjures the Australian countryside in this brilliant epic, inspired by Philip Sidney's classic pastoral "Arcadia."

Synopsis:

"Astonishingly fecund and inventive. revitalizes pastoral traditions, but more in the mode of lamentation than celebration. Like Frost's New Hampshire and Vermont, Kinsella's Western Australia is eroded, a last act salted with the ruins of our age, and yet yielding permanent poems."--Harold Bloom

About the Author

John Kinsella's prizes include The Age Book of the Year. He teaches at Kenyon College.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393329070
Author:
Kinsella, John
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
Australian & Oceanian
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Copyright:
Publication Date:
February 2007
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8 x 6 in

Other books you might like

  1. The Joke Used Trade Paper $2.50
  2. Unbearable Lightness of Being Used Book Club Paperback $3.95
  3. Absalom Absalom Used Mass Market $2.95
  4. Inferno of Dante Bilingual Edition Sale Trade Paper $6.98
  5. Don Quixote
    Used Trade Paper $9.00
  6. The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov Used Trade Paper $11.00

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » Miscellaneous International Poetry
Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » United Kingdom » Poetry
Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Specialties
History and Social Science » World History » General
Reference » Science Reference » Technology
Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » Probability and Statistics » General
Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » Probability and Statistics » Statistics

The New Arcadia: Poems Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$5.50 In Stock
Product details 224 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393329070 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , One of Australia's best poets conjures the Australian countryside in this brilliant epic, inspired by Philip Sidney's classic pastoral "Arcadia."
"Synopsis" by , "Astonishingly fecund and inventive. revitalizes pastoral traditions, but more in the mode of lamentation than celebration. Like Frost's New Hampshire and Vermont, Kinsella's Western Australia is eroded, a last act salted with the ruins of our age, and yet yielding permanent poems."--Harold Bloom
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.