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Product Description: "Prose was always meant for colloquy, risk, and intimacy. With these rich and conversant prose poems, Marvin Bell and Christopher Merrill return spoken language to sport—sometimes competitive, but often cooperative, exploratory, even humanely probative...read more

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9781935210887 | White Pine Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "Prose was always meant for colloquy, risk, and intimacy.

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Product Description: This is the debut poetry book, written by Marvin J. Bell, also known as mrvnthenovelist. Ranging from addressing subjects; such as sex, personal controversies from the past and currently, society, suicide and self-condemnation. With varieties of storytelling, lyrical rhyming, acrostic, tanka and haiku, this poetical debut is something that is a must-read for those who love poetry...read more

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9781500979867 | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, August 27, 2014), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: This is the debut poetry book, written by Marvin J.

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Product Description: Included in this collection are "What's Truly Is Feral" by Valentine Freeman , "Human Shade" by Robert Peake , and "On the Murder of Juan de la Cruz" by Jensea Storie .
By Marvin Bell (editor), Valentine Freeman (contributor), Robert Peake (contributor) and Jensea Storie (contributor)

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9780984451081 | Lost Horse Pr, December 2, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Included in this collection are "What's Truly Is Feral" by Valentine Freeman , "Human Shade" by Robert Peake , and "On the Murder of Juan de la Cruz" by Jensea Storie .

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Product Description: Included in this collection are Me and Coyote by Abby E. Murray, Last Night's Fire and the Dwindling Embers of Evolution by Jesse S. Fourmy, and Wecoming in the Starry Night of the Lightning Bees by Karen Holman.
By Marvin Bell (editor)

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9780984451029 | Lost Horse Pr, September 9, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Included in this collection are Me and Coyote by Abby E.

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Product Description: "Marvin Bell has the largest heart since Walt Whitman."—Harvard Review"One of our finest and most acclaimed poets."—Booklist"Charged with making the darkness visible, Bell's 'Dead Man' sometimes glows with an eerily illuminating light...read more

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9781556593765 | Copper Canyon Pr, July 5, 2011, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "Marvin Bell has the largest heart since Walt Whitman.

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Product Description: What is a flag? Noted poet Marvin Bell and award-winning illustrator Chris Raschka offer a whimsical investigation.We see all sorts of flags every day. But why do we have them, and what are they for? In a book at once playful and thought provoking, Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka illustrates Marvin Bell’s "A Primer about the Flag," a short poem that raises as many questions as it does flags...read more
By Marvin Bell and Christopher Raschka (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780763649913 | Candlewick Pr, March 8, 2011, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: What is a flag?

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Product Description: Lauded poet Christopher Merrill hatched a brilliant plan: invite six other poets to join him in four days of writing in Iowa City. The poets would write for 30 minutes, creating a poem of 15 lines, and then read it aloud to the group...read more
By Marvin Bell (editor), Istvan Laszlo Geher (editor), Ksenia Golubovich (editor), Simone Inguanez (editor) and Christopher Merrill (editor)

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9781595340368 | Trinity Univ Pr, April 1, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Lauded poet Christopher Merrill hatched a brilliant plan: invite six other poets to join him in four days of writing in Iowa City.

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Product Description: This collection includes The Heights by Tim Krcmarik, The Woman Who Cries Speaks by Patricia Staton, and Death Song for Africa by Victor Camillo.

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9780980028904 | Lost Horse Pr, February 15, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This collection includes The Heights by Tim Krcmarik, The Woman Who Cries Speaks by Patricia Staton, and Death Song for Africa by Victor Camillo.

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Product Description: “Marvin Bell has the largest heart since Walt Whitman.”—Harvard ReviewIn a recent interview Marvin Bell said, “I’ve been trying for thirty years to figure out how best to put the news into poems—what other people would call politics...read more

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9781556592577 | Copper Canyon Pr, July 1, 2007, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: “Marvin Bell has the largest heart since Walt Whitman.

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Product Description: Marvin Bell, one of America’s most influential, visible, and inventive poets, likes “ideas to have a little dirt on their shoes.” His wildly original and often gritty curiosity finds inspiration in wide-ranging locales, and even wider topics...read more

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9781556592065 | Copper Canyon Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Marvin Bell, one of America’s most influential, visible, and inventive poets, likes “ideas to have a little dirt on their shoes.

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Product Description: In response to the tragic events of September 11, photographer Nathan Lyons—known for his honest and often questioning depictions of American culture—has created a poignant portfolio of images. Photographing in small towns and large cities, Lyons has captured the extreme and often confusing variety of responses—from deep reverence to blatant commercialization—manifested by ordinary Americans...read more
By Marvin Bell (introduced by) and Nathan Lyons (photographer)

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9780300101829 | Yale Univ Art Gallery, August 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In response to the tragic events of September 11, photographer Nathan Lyons—known for his honest and often questioning depictions of American culture—has created a poignant portfolio of images.

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Product Description: Marvin Bell is at the peak of his formidable powers. Long recognized as one of America’s liveliest poetic in-novators, he has said in a recent interview, "I want to do something beyond convention, beyond accepted levels of skill, beyond the expected, beyond the predictable, beyond the wholly welcome...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781556591471 | Copper Canyon Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: During the past forty years Marvin Bell has been one of poetry’s true innovators.

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9781556591808, titled "Nightworks: Poems 1962-2000" | Copper Canyon Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Marvin Bell is at the peak of his formidable powers.

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Product Description: `Wednesday' is a perfect way to explore the development in Bell's poetry, from his earliest collections to his more recent ones. His poems are often noted by reviewers for their originality, lucidity, variety, and eloquence. His writing has been called ""ambitious without pretension,"" and Bell himself, ""an insider who thinks like an outsider...read more

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9781897648940 | Salmon Poetry, September 1, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: `Wednesday' is a perfect way to explore the development in Bell's poetry, from his earliest collections to his more recent ones.

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Product Description: Poetry for a Midsummer's Night by internationally renowned poet Marvin Bell is a handsome hard cover volume of poetry written in the spirit of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. The poems, with a contemporary twist of words only Bell could craft, reflect the mix of courtly lovers, enchanted forest, magical transformations and humor that makes the play one of the most beloved of Shakespeare's works...read more

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9780965570213 | Seventy Fourth st Productions, April 1, 1998, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: Poetry for a Midsummer's Night by internationally renowned poet Marvin Bell is a handsome hard cover volume of poetry written in the spirit of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Extending and refining the ideas of his previous volume, the author uses his acknowledged mastery of poetic forms and ideas to lend new life to the quotidian, in poems by turns surreal, deadpan, outrageous, and perceptive. Original. IP.

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9781556590818 | Copper Canyon Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Extending and refining the ideas of his previous volume, the author uses his acknowledged mastery of poetic forms and ideas to lend new life to the quotidian, in poems by turns surreal, deadpan, outrageous, and perceptive.

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9780887482038 | Carnegie Mellon Univ Pr, April 1, 1995, cover price $16.95

Product Description: With photographs by Mike Markee and Vince Wixon, and an essay by Marvin Bell.

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9780962919435 | Adrienne Lee Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: With photographs by Mike Markee and Vince Wixon, and an essay by Marvin Bell.

Product Description: Book by Bell, Marvin

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9780874516692 | Middlebury College, April 1, 1994, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Book by Bell, Marvin

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9780874516708 | Middlebury College, April 1, 1994, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Book by Bell, Marvin

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A series of thirty-three poems describe the feelings and experiences of a dead man as he expresses the knowledge and wisdom gains on the boundary between life and death

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9781556590627 | Copper Canyon Pr, January 1, 1994, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A series of thirty-three poems describe the feelings and experiences of a dead man as he expresses the knowledge and wisdom gains on the boundary between life and death

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9781556590634 | Copper Canyon Pr, January 1, 1994, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A series of thirty-three poems describe the feelings and experiences of a dead man as he expresses the knowledge and wisdom gains on the boundary between life and death

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Product Description: Book by Bell, Marvin

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9780887481383 | 2 edition (Carnegie Mellon Univ Pr, February 1, 1992), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by Bell, Marvin

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Poems deal with life and death, change, blindness, Marco Polo, sailing ships, flags, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and other subjects

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9781556590313 | Copper Canyon Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Poems deal with life and death, change, blindness, Marco Polo, sailing ships, flags, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and other subjects

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9781556590320 | Copper Canyon Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Poems deal with life and death, change, blindness, Marco Polo, sailing ships, flags, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and other subjects

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Poems deal with war, sacrifice, parenthood, the Holocaust, memories, art, myth, nature, time, philosophy, and travel

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9780689119200 | Atheneum, March 1, 1987, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Poems deal with war, sacrifice, parenthood, the Holocaust, memories, art, myth, nature, time, philosophy, and travel

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Poems explore the way of life of the inhabitants of the small towns of the American Midwest

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9780060152949 | Harpercollins, August 1, 1984, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Poems explore the way of life of the inhabitants of the small towns of the American Midwest

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Poems explore the world of nature and present observations on the experiences and feelings of the author

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9780689114670 | Atheneum, June 1, 1984, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Poems explore the world of nature and present observations on the experiences and feelings of the author

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Poetic letters between two writers deal with friendship, family life, storytelling, and the past

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9780879234102 | David R Godine Pub, October 1, 1983, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Poetic letters between two writers deal with friendship, family life, storytelling, and the past

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9780879234843 | David R Godine Pub, September 1, 1983, cover price $1.98 | About this edition: Poetic letters between two writers deal with friendship, family life, storytelling, and the past

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