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Product Description: "If Goldbarth belongs to a school, he is surely its sole member. He's simply . . . one of our most generous working poets." ―RumpusAnd you perhaps don't like this poem: its free verseor its narrative or the way it usesgender or the heavy-handedword-play of its title...read more

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9781555977085 | Graywolf Pr, May 5, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: "If Goldbarth belongs to a school, he is surely its sole member.
9780380796090, titled "Watermelon" | Avon Books, July 1, 1999, cover price $6.99 | also contains Watermelon | About this edition: When her husband, James, leaves her after she delivers her first child, Claire retires to her family in Dublin, where she slowly recovers from the experience, giving James a big surprise when he shows up again

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Product Description: The not-at-all-everyday new poetry collection by Albert Goldbarth, twice winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award I brought a book of many words to an emptiness in my heart, and I shook them out in there, to fill it...read more

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9781555976033 | Graywolf Pr, January 17, 2012, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The not-at-all-everyday new poetry collection by Albert Goldbarth, twice winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award I brought a book of many words to an emptiness in my heart, and I shook them out in there, to fill it.

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Product Description: So often (let's be honest here) we poetswill invent dreams, for our own strategic purposes.But this one is real, and one of the fewI remember. I awoke in the future. ―from "Mailbox"To Be Read in 500 Years is the poet Albert Goldbarth's time capsule for a future that none of us can now imagine―a world without mailboxes, without sexual reproduction, without oil or tillable soil, without the capacity to understand music or poetry or "love love love love crazy love...read more

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9781555975258 | Graywolf Pr, April 27, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: So often (let's be honest here) we poetswill invent dreams, for our own strategic purposes.

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Product Description: Now in paperback, the career-spanning retrospective by Albert Goldbarth, the only poet to have won the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry twice Now his, the onlyoverhead turned on. Now nothing else existed:only him, and the book, and the light thrown over his shouldersas luxuriously as a cashmere shawl...read more

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9781555974626 | Graywolf Pr, March 6, 2007, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A new anthology of poetry brings together forty new poems with a selection of older works representing a variety of poetic forms--ranging from the concise lyric to a long narrative sequence--to explore the interconnections among humanity, history, and art.

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9781555975265, titled "The Kitchen Sink: New and Selected Poems 1972-2007" | Graywolf Pr, April 27, 2009, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Now in paperback, the career-spanning retrospective by Albert Goldbarth, the only poet to have won the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry twice Now his, the onlyoverhead turned on.

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Product Description: Cultural Writing. Essays. For over two decades now, Albert Goldbarth has been cultivating his own hybrid essay variety. A marriage of warmth and intelligence, his essays are narratively driven but poetically lyrical, and openly personal while remaining dedicated to the pleasures of arcane research...read more

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9780979118906 | Small Pr Distribution, March 1, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Cultural Writing.

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An exciting new collection of poems by the two-time winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award takes readers on a dazzling poetic tour of the universe, from the sinking of the island nation of Tuvalu into the Pacific to the construction of the William Herschel telescope from horse manure in the 1770s. Original.

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9781555974169 | Graywolf Pr, February 15, 2005, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An exciting new collection of poems by the two-time winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award takes readers on a dazzling poetic tour of the universe, from the sinking of the island nation of Tuvalu into the Pacific to the construction of the William Herschel telescope from horse manure in the 1770s.

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A first novel by the National Book Critics Circle Award-winning poet links the lives, daily pleasures, and challenges of everyday people to the multi-layered universe.

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9781555973780 | Graywolf Pr, April 1, 2003, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A first novel by the National Book Critics Circle Award-winning poet links the lives, daily pleasures, and challenges of everyday people to the multi-layered universe.

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Book by GOLDBARTH, ALBERT

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9780814290019 | Cdr edition (Ohio State Univ Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $14.95
9780814209257 | Ohio State Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Book by GOLDBARTH, ALBERT

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9780814251058 | Ohio State Univ Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Book by GOLDBARTH, ALBERT

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Product Description: Many Circles collects the best of Goldbarth's three earlier essay collections, along with several new pieces. Goldbarth, whom Joyce Carol Oates has called "a dazzling virtuoso who can break your heart," weaves through an array of fascinating topics (including alien life, Jewish history, pop culture, ancient and recent events, and quantum physics) to explore the greater questions of our existence and our universe...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781555973216 | Graywolf Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Many Circles collects the best of Goldbarth's three earlier essay collections, along with several new pieces.

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A collection of poems ranges from serious and personal topics to odd historical facts. (view table of contents)

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9780814208717 | Ohio State Univ Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems ranges from serious and personal topics to odd historical facts.

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9780814250730 | Ohio State Univ Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems ranges from serious and personal topics to odd historical facts.

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Product Description: Though the interests of science and art frequently seem to inhabit opposite poles, The Measured Word assembles a brilliant anthology of twelve essays that illumine the historic--and newly emerging--relationships between the poetic and scientific imaginations...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Kurt Brown (editor) and Albert Goldbarth (introduced by)

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9780820322865 | Univ of Georgia Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Though the interests of science and art frequently seem to inhabit opposite poles, The Measured Word assembles a brilliant anthology of twelve essays that illumine the historic--and newly emerging--relationships between the poetic and scientific imaginations.

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9780820322872 | Univ of Georgia Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Though the interests of science and art frequently seem to inhabit opposite poles, The Measured Word assembles a brilliant anthology of twelve essays that illumine the historic―and newly emerging―relationships between the poetic and scientific imaginations.

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Product Description: Albert Goldbarth’s personal essays are known for their marriage of poetically rich language with research into intriguingly arcane corners of our culture. “Goldbarth is a master mixer,” says the Village Voice, and the New York Times Book Review calls his prose “an artful joining of disparate entities into something new that illuminates as it entertains...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780820321264 | Univ of Georgia Pr, September 1, 1999, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Albert Goldbarth’s personal essays are known for their marriage of poetically rich language with research into intriguingly arcane corners of our culture.

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Offers a variety of poems of different lengths and styles about the way humans use painful words with the people they love, in poetry depicting the adventures of Marco Polo, the discovery of X-rays, immigrant life, and other historical situations

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9780814208137 | Ohio State Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Offers a variety of poems of different lengths and styles about the way humans use painful words with the people they love, in poetry depicting the adventures of Marco Polo, the discovery of X-rays, immigrant life, and other historical situations

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9780814250150 | Ohio State Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Offers a variety of poems of different lengths and styles about the way humans use painful words with the people they love, in poetry depicting the adventures of Marco Polo, the discovery of X-rays, immigrant life, and other historical situations

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Product Description: Goldbarths s exciting new collection ranges from sonnet-sized meditations to extended narratives; from myth-laden journeys through a river-tangled pocket of Peru to the celebrated Goldbarthian territory of pop cultural autobiography...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781567920871 | 1 edition (David R Godine Pub, September 1, 1998), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Goldbarths s exciting new collection ranges from sonnet-sized meditations to extended narratives; from myth-laden journeys through a river-tangled pocket of Peru to the celebrated Goldbarthian territory of pop cultural autobiography.

Expresses the poet's sense of time and space in poems that explore life through Egyptian sarcophagi, 1940s science fiction, and fifteenth-century Indian medical procedures

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9780814207147 | Ohio State Univ Pr, December 1, 1996, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Expresses the poet's sense of time and space in poems that explore life through Egyptian sarcophagi, 1940s science fiction, and fifteenth-century Indian medical procedures

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9780814207154 | Ohio State Univ Pr, December 1, 1996, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Expresses the poet's sense of time and space in poems that explore life through Egyptian sarcophagi, 1940s science fiction, and fifteenth-century Indian medical procedures

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Product Description: There is in Goldbarth no illusion that poetry can save us from ourselves or our culture, but his inventing fresh ways to put pressure on language in order to capture and to play with our frustrations makes it possible to believe, for a little while at least, that there is in the imagination a power for preserving a sense of the freedom and dignity of the mind that may be an illusion...read more

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9780898230307 | New Rivers Pr, July 30, 1996, cover price $4.00 | About this edition: There is in Goldbarth no illusion that poetry can save us from ourselves or our culture, but his inventing fresh ways to put pressure on language in order to capture and to play with our frustrations makes it possible to believe, for a little while at least, that there is in the imagination a power for preserving a sense of the freedom and dignity of the mind that may be an illusion.

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9781568090214 | Time Being Books, March 1, 1996, cover price $20.95

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9781568090221 | Time Being Books, March 1, 1996, cover price $14.50

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9781877770920 | Time Being Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $18.95
9781877770944 | Time Being Books, July 1, 1994, cover price $12.95

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9781877770937 | Time Being Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $12.50

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A collection of personal essays explores everyday traumas and triumphs and draws on memories and events from the author's life and that of his family

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9781567920178 | David R Godine Pub, January 1, 1995, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A collection of personal essays explores everyday traumas and triumphs and draws on memories and events from the author's life and that of his family

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9780312140878 | Picador USA, December 1, 1995, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: A collection of personal essays explores everyday traumas and triumphs and draws on memories and events from the author's life and that of his family

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Gathers poems exploring life at the end of the twentieth century that draw upon the poet's enthusiasm for science, art, and literature

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9780814206508 | Ohio State Univ Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Gathers poems exploring life at the end of the twentieth century that draw upon the poet's enthusiasm for science, art, and literature

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9780814206515 | Ohio State Univ Pr, September 1, 1994, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Gathers poems exploring life at the end of the twentieth century that draw upon the poet's enthusiasm for science, art, and literature

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Product Description: When Albert Goldbarth's Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology received the 1992 National Book Critics Circle Award, the citation called it "a dazzling, delirious book as full of zest and joy as it is prodigal in the sweep of its learning and the warmth of its affections: Goldbarth is manna in the desert, a cure for what ails our poetry"...read more

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9780820315478 | Univ of Georgia Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: When Albert Goldbarth's Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology received the 1992 National Book Critics Circle Award, the citation called it "a dazzling, delirious book as full of zest and joy as it is prodigal in the sweep of its learning and the warmth of its affections: Goldbarth is manna in the desert, a cure for what ails our poetry".

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9780820315485 | Univ of Georgia Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: When Albert Goldbarth's Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology received the 1992 National Book Critics Circle Award, the citation called it "a dazzling, delirious book as full of zest and joy as it is prodigal in the sweep of its learning and the warmth of its affections: Goldbarth is manna in the desert, a cure for what ails our poetry".

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9780814205952 | Ohio State Univ Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Book by Goldbarth, Albert

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Product Description: Good clean copy, as new.

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9780814205969 | Ohio State Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Good clean copy, as new.

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Product Description: Focusing with equal energy at the imposing sky and at our own home planet, Albert Goldbarth moves from hosannah-choiring angels to a single peach pit glistening on the tongue of Madame Renoir, from the sweep of the earth's ecocycles to the particles of quantum physics...read more

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9780820313009 | Univ of Georgia Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Focusing with equal energy at the imposing sky and at our own home planet, Albert Goldbarth moves from hosannah-choiring angels to a single peach pit glistening on the tongue of Madame Renoir, from the sweep of the earth's ecocycles to the particles of quantum physics.

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