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In an era of handsomely written books of poetry largely about their own skill with language, it's more than a little breathtaking to encounter a poet who writes for the most basic reason: Because he has to. That emotional and psychic pressure that derives from the absolute need to write is almost everywhere in this book, and it gives the poems at times an almost unbearable urgency....

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ISBN:
9780887483004
Author:
Sampson, Dennis
Publisher:
Carnegie-Mellon University Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Carnegie Mellon Poetry (Paperback)
Publication Date:
20000231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
8.49x5.51x.26 in. .30 lbs.

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