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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.

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ISBN:
9780299165246
Author:
Gasper, Frank X.
Author:
Gaspar, Frank
Author:
Gaspar, Frank X.
Author:
Gasper, 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
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

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