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Two Part Inventions

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Review:

"The author of 'Untitled Subjects' continues
his pastel renditions of the great sad dead. Instead of monologues, we have 'two-part inventions,' two voices whose long speeches approach conversation. The actors are mostly from the twentieth century or have influenced that period. Wilde, Whitman, Rodin, and James are involved. Perverted or diverted love, the irony of incommunicable vision, the misunderstanding between artist and audience form the noble failures of vanished lives which have found a voice." Reviewed by Daniel Weiss, Virginia Quarterly Review (Copyright 2006 Virginia Quarterly Review)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689106194
Subtitle:
(poems )
Author:
Howard, Richard
Publisher:
Atheneum
Location:
New York :
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
no. 507
Publication Date:
1978
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
87 p.

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