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Product Description: Ludwig Wittgenstein's philosophical work is informed throughout by a particular broad theme: that the semantic and mentalistic attributes of language and human life are shown by verbal and nonverbal conduct, but that they resist incorporation into the domain of the straightforwardly factual...read more

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9780801433078 | Cornell Univ Pr, December 1, 1996, cover price $64.50 | About this edition: Ludwig Wittgenstein's philosophical work is informed throughout by a particular broad theme: that the semantic and mentalistic attributes of language and human life are shown by verbal and nonverbal conduct, but that they resist incorporation into the domain of the straightforwardly factual.

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Presents an outstanding new collection of poetry from the award-winning author of Falling Water, The Late Wisconsin Spring, and The Continuity of Wittgenstein's Thought. 10,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780060193034 | Harperflamingo, April 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A collection of poems that investigate the contemporary life of the mind

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Product Description: Poetry at One Remove collects the essays of contemporary American poet John Koethe. Uniquely, Koethe is also a philosopher fascinated by the relationship between poetry and philosophy. His essays address the work of particular poets, the notions of the self poetry embodies, the relationship between poetry and theory, the roles of thought, experience, and emotion in poetry, the relationship between romanticism and philosophical realism, and the connection between one's own conception of one's identity and the poetry one writes...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780472097098 | Univ of Michigan Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Poetry at One Remove collects the essays of contemporary American poet John Koethe.

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9780472067091 | Univ of Michigan Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Poetry at One Remove collects the essays of contemporary American poet John Koethe.

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A new collection by an award-winning poet combines previously published and new writings and seeks to express humanity's unspoken thoughts, inviting readers to discover themselves by investigating their most intimate spaces. Reprint.

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9780066209821 | Harpercollins, July 1, 2002, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems combines previously published and new writings and seeks to express humanity's unspoken thoughts, inviting readers to discover themselves by investigating their most intimate spaces.

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9780060935276 | Reprint edition (Perennial, August 1, 2003), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A new collection by an award-winning poet combines previously published and new writings and seeks to express humanity's unspoken thoughts, inviting readers to discover themselves by investigating their most intimate spaces.

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Product Description: "The problem of philosophical scepticism is not so much what to say about the view itself (there being a consensus that it should be rejected), but rather what to say about the arguments that purport to yield it. And since these arguments involve claims and principles concerning notions like knowledge and possibility, it is difficult to see how to explore the arguments without exploring these notions too...read more

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9780801444326 | Cornell Univ Pr, December 21, 2005, cover price $55.50 | About this edition: "The problem of philosophical scepticism is not so much what to say about the view itself (there being a consensus that it should be rejected), but rather what to say about the arguments that purport to yield it.

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A new collection of elegiac poetry from the author of North Point North examines the transitory nature of everyday human experience and the creative power of humankind, in such works as 'Eros and the Everyday,' 'The Unlasting,' 'The Maquiladoras,' and 'Poetry and the War.' Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

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9780060789435 | Harpercollins, April 1, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A new collection of elegiac poetry from the author of North Point North examines the transitory nature of everyday human experience and the creative power of humankind, in such works as 'Eros and the Everyday,' 'The Unlasting,' 'The Maquiladoras,' and 'Poetry and the War.

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9780061176272 | Reprint edition (Perennial, April 1, 2007), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A new collection of elegiac poetry from the author of North Point North examines the transitory nature of everyday human experience and the creative power of humankind, in such works as 'Eros and the Everyday,' 'The Unlasting,' 'The Maquiladoras,' and 'Poetry and the War.

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Product Description: In his eighth book of poems, John Koethe offers readers the reflections of a poet in midlife, an "aging child of sixty-two," passionately engaged with the world yet drawn to meditate on memory, time, and the mysteries of human existence...read more

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9780061768231 | Perennial, September 1, 2009, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In his eighth book of poems, John Koethe offers readers the reflections of a poet in midlife, an "aging child of sixty-two," passionately engaged with the world yet drawn to meditate on memory, time, and the mysteries of human existence.

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9780061979910 | Harpercollins, October 6, 2009, cover price $9.99

A lyrical new collection of poetry, nominated for The New Yorker Book Award in Poetry, by the winner of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award focuses on the at once difficult and rewarding process of self-realization and self-discovery. Reprint.

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9780060956356 | Perennial, May 1, 2000, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A lyrical new collection of poetry, nominated for The New Yorker Book Award in Poetry, by the winner of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award focuses on the at once difficult and rewarding process of self-realization and self-discovery.

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9780061972751 | Harpercollins, October 6, 2009, cover price $9.99

Superbly written and profoundly engrossing, this collection of poems about time, memory, and the soul is the first book in eleven years from one of the most important poets at work today--multi-award winner John Koethe. FALLING WATER is a major literary event from a poet at the height of his maturity.

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9780060553715 | Perennial, September 1, 1997, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Superbly written and profoundly engrossing, this collection of poems about time, memory, and the soul is the first book in eleven years from one of the most important poets at work today--multi-award winner John Koethe.

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9780060952570 | Perennial, September 1, 1997, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: "As a poet who is a teacher of philosophy, John Koethe knows better than most of us the uses and dissatisfactions of both disciplines, if indeed they are disciplines.

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9780062034861 | Harpercollins, October 26, 2010, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: “[A] visionary new book of poems and prose meditations.”—Susan Stewart, author of Columbarium and Red Rover“John Koethe’s poems…are profound meditations on time and the curious hold it has on the human psyche. In them, even the most extreme exertions of consciousness are transformed into the faultless measures of clear and beautiful speech...read more

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9780062136022, titled "ROTC Kills: Poems" | Perennial, August 28, 2012, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: “[A] visionary new book of poems and prose meditations.

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Product Description: Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Literary Criticism. Including selected poems from Charles North, Tony Towle and Paul Violi. Edited and with commentary by Andrew McCarron. With a foreword by John Koethe. What is the shape of a life dedicated to poetry—and how, and from where, does such a dedication take hold? Moreover is that foundation a matter of decision, necessity and/or "grace"—or all three to degrees—and what are its costs? Combined with a selection of poems from these three distinguished poets, who together form a core of the Second Generation of New York School poets, Andrew McCarron pursues these questions, and more, through a series of biographical essays addressing each poet's life story and psychological complexion-and what critical insights such gleanings might lead...read more
By John Koethe (foreword by) and Andrew Mccarron (editor)

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9781581771466 | Barrytown/ Station Hill Pr, October 16, 2015, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: A searching new collection from America’s philosopher-poetJohn Koethe, in his tenth volume of poetry, investigates the capricious nature of everyday life, “the late-night jazz, great sex and all / The human shit defining what we are...read more

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9780374272326 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 15, 2016, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A searching new collection from America’s philosopher-poetJohn Koethe, in his tenth volume of poetry, investigates the capricious nature of everyday life, “the late-night jazz, great sex and all / The human shit defining what we are.

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Product Description: "[Koethe's] new collection is that rarity, a book of poems with a genuine philosophical dimension and an elegant but conversational poise."--The New York Times Book Review"Solemn and playful, John Koethe's poems lock themselves gradually but firmly into one's memory...read more

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9780691640051 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: "[Koethe's] new collection is that rarity, a book of poems with a genuine philosophical dimension and an elegant but conversational poise.
9780691066202 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 1, 1984, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Poems explore the feelings of the author and examine themes including love, time, and the seasons

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9780691612126 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "[Koethe's] new collection is that rarity, a book of poems with a genuine philosophical dimension and an elegant but conversational poise.
9780691014142 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 1984, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Poems explore the feelings of the author and examine themes including love, time, and the seasons

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Product Description: A searching new collection from America’s philosopher-poetJohn Koethe, in his tenth volume of poetry, investigates the capricious nature of everyday life, “the late-night jazz, great sex and all / The human shit defining what we are...read more

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9780374536855 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 14, 2017, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A searching new collection from America’s philosopher-poetJohn Koethe, in his tenth volume of poetry, investigates the capricious nature of everyday life, “the late-night jazz, great sex and all / The human shit defining what we are.

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