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The First Four Books of Poems
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ecco Pr
Publication date September 1, 1996
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780880014779
ISBN-10 0880014776
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 0.75 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
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Summary
Presents a collection of the early work that established the author as one of America's most original and important poets, the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for The Wild Iris and the National Book Critics Circle Award for The Triumph of Achilles. Reprint.
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The First Four Books of Poems collects the early work that established Louise Gluck as one of America's most original and important poets. Honored with the Pulitzer Prize for The WildIris, Gluck was celebrated early in her career for her fierce, austerely beautiful voice. InFirstborn, The House on Marshland Wand, Descending Figure, and The Triumph of Achilles, which wonthe National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry, we see the conscious progression of apoet who speaks with blade-like accuracy and stirring depth.



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Hardcover
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from Ecco Pr (May 1, 1995)
9780880014212 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $22.00
About: Louise Gluck says in one of her essays that every end of a book is for her a "conscious diagnostic act, a swearing off" in which she discerns the themes, habits, and preoccupations of the previous volume to define the tasks of the next.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780880014779
 
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from Ecco Pr (September 1, 1996)
9780880014779 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Collects the early work that established the author as one of America's most original and important poets

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