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Product Description: Ordinary people seek connections to the natural world and each other in the poems of The Heronry, a collection that presents a series of spiritual encounters in the form of praise poems, lyric portraiture, and meditations on faith and belief...read more

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9781941411353 | Sarabande Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Ordinary people seek connections to the natural world and each other in the poems of The Heronry, a collection that presents a series of spiritual encounters in the form of praise poems, lyric portraiture, and meditations on faith and belief.

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Product Description: In reviewing the Hudson Review’s history of publishing poetry in translation since 1948, the editors have compiled a collection that highlights the work of major American and English poets, most of whom are prominent in their own right, who, for the last half-century, have made accessible through their translations the work of their international colleagues...read more
By Mark Jarman (introduced by)

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9780815610274 | Syracuse Univ Pr, November 30, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In reviewing the Hudson Review’s history of publishing poetry in translation since 1948, the editors have compiled a collection that highlights the work of major American and English poets, most of whom are prominent in their own right, who, for the last half-century, have made accessible through their translations the work of their international colleagues.

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Product Description: “To read this book is to be reminded of how many major poems have their root in prayer.”—Grace Schulman“The thirty prose poems that make up Epistles are as compellingly modern in their form as they are timeless in their quest for spiritual truths amid radical doubts...read more

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9781932511529 | Sarabande Books, October 1, 2007, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: “To read this book is to be reminded of how many major poems have their root in prayer.

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Product Description: “To read this book is to be reminded of how many major poems have their root in prayer.”—Grace Schulman“The thirty prose poems that make up Epistles are as compellingly modern in their form as they are timeless in their quest for spiritual truths amid radical doubts...read more

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9781932511536 | Sarabande Books, October 1, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “To read this book is to be reminded of how many major poems have their root in prayer.

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Poetry and religion meet in this collection of poetry that tests the doctrines and language of American Christianity against contemporary experience. Simultaneous.

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9781932511031 | Sarabande Books, June 1, 2004, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Poetry and religion meet in this collection of poetry that tests the doctrines and language of American Christianity against contemporary experience.

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Product Description: This collection leaps into the dangerous currents where poetry and reli-gion meet, and enlivens the lexicon of traditional American Christian belief by testing its doctrines and language against contemporary experience."Beyond the wonderful music of his lines ...read more

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9781932511024 | Sarabande Books, June 1, 2004, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: This collection leaps into the dangerous currents where poetry and reli-gion meet, and enlivens the lexicon of traditional American Christian belief by testing its doctrines and language against contemporary experience.

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Product Description: Poetry, fiction, and drama by George Hitchcock, a -major American writer/editor of the 20th century.Foreword by Philip Levine.Introduction by Robert McDowell.In 1960 George Hitchcock founded the San Francisco Review. In 1964, he launched Kayak magazine and press...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Joseph Bednarik (editor), George Hitchcock, Mark Jarman (editor) and Robert McDowell (editor)

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9781586540227 | Story Line Pr, May 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Poetry, fiction, and drama by George Hitchcock, a -major American writer/editor of the 20th century.

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A leading poet discusses the role of poetry in creating narrative in a series of powerful, informative essays--including 'Where Poems Take Place,' 'A Shared Humanity,' and 'The Primal Storyteller'--about the capacity of poetry to tell stories. Simultaneous. (view table of contents)

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9780472098026 | Univ of Michigan Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Mark Jarman, author of the narrative poem Iris and the lyric sequence Unholy Sonnets, is a poet associated with the revival of narrative and traditional form in contemporary American poetry.

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9780472068029 | Univ of Michigan Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A leading poet discusses the role of poetry in creating narrative in a series of powerful, informative essays--including 'Where Poems Take Place,' 'A Shared Humanity,' and 'The Primal Storyteller'--about the capacity of poetry to tell stories.

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Product Description: First collection of literary essays by a founder and leading poet-critic of the New Narrative/New Formalist revival. Essays explore the relationship between poetry and religion, the legacies of Wallace Stevens, Robert Frost, E. A...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781586540050 | Story Line Pr, June 1, 2001, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: First collection of literary essays by a founder and leading poet-critic of the New Narrative/New Formalist revival.

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Product Description: Poetry. "At one level, these are poems of Fresno. They surprise the reader into seeing how a superb, various art has emerged from one part of California. They revel in the actual. They show the tract homes, the fruit orchards, the farms, the scalding summers...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Christopher Buckley (editor), Mark Jarman (introduced by), David Oliveira (editor) and M. L. Williams (editor)

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9780966669176 | Heyday Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: Unholy Sonnets is the author's seventh collection of poetry, his first since the celebrated Questions for Ecclesiastes, which confirmed Mark Jarman's emergence as a major American poet. Following up on the memorable sequence of "Unholy Sonnets," Questions for Ecclesiastes, creates an entire book that inverts John Donne's asking of God, "Are You there, and do You hear?"Unholy Sonnets continues the work Jarman began in Questions for Ecclesiastes...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781885266880 | Story Line Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Unholy Sonnets is the author's seventh collection of poetry, his first since the celebrated Questions for Ecclesiastes, which confirmed Mark Jarman's emergence as a major American poet.

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9781885266873 | Story Line Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Unholy Sonnets is the author's seventh collection of poetry, his first since the celebrated Questions for Ecclesiastes, which confirmed Mark Jarman's emergence as a major American poet.

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Product Description: Winner--1998 Lenore Marshall Poetry PrizeFinalist--1997 National Book Critics Circle Award"In Questions for Ecclesiastes, Mark Jarman takes on the idea of holiness in an unholy world, of spiritual realities in secular America... His poems made me think of altars, the kind we sometimes make unconsciously on a side-table or dresser where we deposit sea shells, pebbles, lost buttons, and other interesting finds, arranging them just so, as if to make an offering to an unknown god...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781885266422 | Story Line Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Winner--1998 Lenore Marshall Poetry PrizeFinalist--1997 National Book Critics Circle Award"In Questions for Ecclesiastes, Mark Jarman takes on the idea of holiness in an unholy world, of spiritual realities in secular America.

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9781885266415 | Story Line Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Winner--1998 Lenore Marshall Poetry PrizeFinalist--1997 National Book Critics Circle Award"In Questions for Ecclesiastes, Mark Jarman takes on the idea of holiness in an unholy world, of spiritual realities in secular America.

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Collects poems by young poets 'rebelling' against the then rebellious poetry of the 1960s and 1970s with a return to measured speech, even rhyme, and the power of narrative
By Mark Jarman (editor) and David Mason (editor)

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9781885266330 | Story Line Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Collects poems by young poets 'rebelling' against the then rebellious poetry of the 1960s and 1970s with a return to measured speech, even rhyme, and the power of narrative

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9781885266309 | Story Line Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Collects poems by young poets 'rebelling' against the then rebellious poetry of the 1960s and 1970s with a return to measured speech, even rhyme, and the power of narrative

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Product Description: Book by Jarman, Mark, McDowell, Robert
By Mark Jarman, Robert McDowell and Meg Schoerke (introduced by)

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9781885266217 | Story Line Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Book by Jarman, Mark, McDowell, Robert

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Product Description: Book by Jarman, Mark

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9780934257879 | Story Line Pr, May 1, 1992, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Book by Jarman, Mark

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9780934257886 | Story Line Pr, May 1, 1992, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Book by Jarman, Mark

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Product Description: Yet, these are ultimately poems of survival. Jarman explores the redemptive power of the imagination and the ways in which we transform experience into stories we tell about our lives. His characters vividly express the will to cling to existence and understand it as they pursue the meaning of family, home, identity, and love...read more

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9780819521705 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, May 1, 1990, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Yet, these are ultimately poems of survival.

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9780819511720 | 1 edition (Wesleyan Univ Pr, February 1, 1990), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Winner of the The Poets’ Prize (1990)Yet, these are ultimately poems of survival.

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9780914946779 | Cleveland State Univ Poetry Center, June 1, 1989, cover price $6.00

Product Description: In Far and Away, Mark Jarman's third full-length collection of poems, he writes about Southern California, it's changing line and cityscapes, and the people who live there, especially in the beach towns of Greater Los Angeles where he grew up...read more

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9780887480089 | Carnegie Mellon Univ Pr, April 1, 1985, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Jarman, Mark

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9780887480096 | Carnegie Mellon Univ Pr, June 1, 1985, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: In Far and Away, Mark Jarman's third full-length collection of poems, he writes about Southern California, it's changing line and cityscapes, and the people who live there, especially in the beach towns of Greater Los Angeles where he grew up.

Product Description: Dancing Nightly in the Tavern, Mark Anthony Jarman's impressive debut collection of nine short stories, presents characters assembled from the depths of the local bars, under the influence, on the run, out of work. They are infused with a dark smoke drawn from the raw side of lifestained, imperfect, energetic and earthyand fueled by a desire to endure...read more

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9780888782298 | Beach Holme Pub Ltd, May 1, 1984, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Dancing Nightly in the Tavern, Mark Anthony Jarman's impressive debut collection of nine short stories, presents characters assembled from the depths of the local bars, under the influence, on the run, out of work.

Product Description: Book by Jarman, Mark

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9780915604593 | Carnegie Mellon Univ Pr, January 1, 1982, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Book by Jarman, Mark

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