Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

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

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    New Favorites | November 25, 2014

    Powell's Staff: IMG Our Favorite New Favorites of 2014



    Every week, we gather together a small pile of newly released titles that we agree should be on everyone's radar. We deem these titles our New... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$5.95
List price: $14.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Hawthorne Poetry- A to Z

This title in other editions

A Field Guide to the Heavens (Brittingham Prize in Poetry)

by

A Field Guide to the Heavens (Brittingham Prize in Poetry) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Frank X. Gaspars collection of poems is haunted by the presence of mystics and visionaries: Mohammed, Buddha, St. Paul, Augustine, George Herbert, Emily Dickinson, Blake, Milton, Rilke. A Field Guide to the Heavens is punctuated with designs of science, the wondering and rapt observations of the sky made at the eyepiece of a backyard telescope. We come to know Gaspars city streets, the neighbors and strangers that walk them, the wreckage of past lives, the ocean, the gardens, the orchards and alleys and parking lots, all spread out under the vast sky.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780299165246
Author:
Gasper, Frank X.
Author:
Gaspar, Frank
Author:
Gasper, Frank X.
Author:
Gaspar, Frank X.
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Location:
Madison :
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Single Author - African American
Subject:
American - African American
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry/African American
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Brittingham Prize in Poetry
Series Volume:
15
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
100
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

Other books you might like

  1. Night of a Thousand Blossoms Used Trade Paper $6.95
  2. Amplitude: New and Selected Poems Used Trade Paper $1.25
  3. Poemas de la Isla Sale Trade Paper $3.95
  4. Antonio Machado: Selected Poems Used Trade Paper $9.95
  5. Triggering Town: Lectures and Essays... Used Trade Paper $4.95
  6. Donkey Gospel: Poems Used Trade Paper $7.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » American » African American

A Field Guide to the Heavens (Brittingham Prize in Poetry) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$5.95 In Stock
Product details 100 pages University of Wisconsin Press - English 9780299165246 Reviews:
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.