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Publisher Comments:

Winner of the Paterson Poetry Prize and companion to Collected Shorter Poems. Here is Carruth's longer narrative work and poems in sequence, including the epic on the nature of romance, The Sleeping Beauty.

Book News Annotation:

Inappropriately cast as a latter day Robert Frost, Carruth actually shares much more of the metaphysical vastness and unyielding intellectual rigor of Conrad Aiken. This is as great as it gets in our time.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

Hayden Carruth is the author of twenty-five books of poetry, a novel, four books of criticism, and two anthologies, and has held fellowships from the Bollingen, Guggenheim and Lannan foundations, as well as the NEA. His many awards include the National Book Award for Poetry, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Lenore Marshall/The Nation Award.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781556590597
Author:
Carruth, Hayden
Publisher:
Copper Canyon Press
Location:
Fort Townsend, WA :
Subject:
American
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
National Poetry Series
Series Volume:
800-3.
Publication Date:
19931131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.5 in 11.5 oz

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