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Product Description: WESTERN WIND is an introduction to the elements of craft that make poetry sing, a superior anthology of classic and contemporary poetry, and a guide for students to poetics, writing about poetry, and critical theory. In this text, two well respected poets bring their love of the craft of poetry into a book that teaches as well as inspires...read more

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9780394330709 | Random House Inc, January 1, 1983, cover price $11.50 | About this edition: WESTERN WIND teaches by example and provides an outstanding collection of classic and contemporary poems.

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9780072819595 | 5th edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, June 10, 2005), cover price $149.10 | About this edition: WESTERN WIND is an introduction to the elements of craft that make poetry sing, a superior anthology of classic and contemporary poetry, and a guide for students to poetics, writing about poetry, and critical theory.
9780073031804 | 4 sub edition (McGraw-Hill College, June 1, 1999), cover price $67.10 | About this edition: WESTERN WIND teaches by example and provides an outstanding collection of classic and contemporary poems.
9780070465749 | 3rd edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1992), cover price $44.05 | also contains Another Planet: A Year in the Life of a Suburban High School | About this edition: This text is viewed by both poets and teachers alike as one of the most practical and most teachable introductory poetry texts available.

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Product Description: Among the papers of the late John Frederick Nims was a group of poems selected by the poet from his more than sixty-year career. The Powers of Heaven and Earth presents that choice verse - generous portions from eight superb collections Nims published between 1947 and 1990...read more

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9780807128268 | Louisiana State Univ Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Among the papers of the late John Frederick Nims was a group of poems selected by the poet from his more than sixty-year career.

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9780807128275 | Louisiana State Univ Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Among the papers of the late John Frederick Nims was a group of poems selected by the poet from his more than sixty-year career.

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Product Description: There is no artist more celebrated than Michelangelo. Yet the magnificence of his achievements as a visual artist often overshadow his devotion to poetry. Michelangelo used poetry to express what was too personal to display in sculpture or painting...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226080307 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 15, 2000, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: There is no artist more celebrated than Michelangelo.

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Product Description: There is no artist more celebrated than Michelangelo. Yet the magnificence of his achievements as a visual artist often overshadow his devotion to poetry. Michelangelo used poetry to express what was too personal to display in sculpture or painting...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226080338 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 15, 1998, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: There is no artist more celebrated than Michelangelo.

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A fine hardcover copy. Light shelf wear. Tight binding. Clean, unmarked pages. Very good jacket; light fading; 1in scrape tear on top edge near spine tail. NOT ex-library. 75pg. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; ISBN: 1557281548. ISBN/EAN: 9781557281548. Inventory No: 022787.

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9781557281548 | Univ of Arkansas Pr, January 1, 1991, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A fine hardcover copy.

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9781557281555 | Univ of Arkansas Pr, January 1, 1991, cover price $12.00

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Book by Nims, John Frederick

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9780811211437 | New Directions, September 1, 1990, cover price $14.95

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9780811211444 | New Directions, September 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book by Nims, John Frederick

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Product Description: The Description for this book, Sappho to Valery: Poems in Translation, will be forthcoming.

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9781557281418 | 2 rev sub edition (Univ of Arkansas Pr, May 1, 1990), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The Description for this book, Sappho to Valery: Poems in Translation, will be forthcoming.

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Analyzes the writings of poets such as Dante, Ovid, Robert Frost, Sylvia Plath, and T.S. Eliot

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9780472063567 | Univ of Michigan Pr, March 1, 1985, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Analyzes the writings of poets such as Dante, Ovid, Robert Frost, Sylvia Plath, and T.

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Product Description: Selected Poems represents the best of John Frederick Nims's widely aclaimed work over the past thirty years. Selections are from Five Young American Poets, Third Series (1944), The Iron Pastoral (1947), A Fountain in Kentucky (1950), Knowledge of the Evening (1960), and Of Flesh and Bone (1967) and emcompasses the full range of one of contemporary America's foremost poets...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226581170 | Univ of Chicago Pr, March 1, 1982, cover price $17.00

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9780226581187 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 1, 1982, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Selected Poems represents the best of John Frederick Nims's widely aclaimed work over the past thirty years.

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A broad selection of British and American poetry from 1200 to the present illustrates the development of poetic movements and styles

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9780060448479 | Harpercollins College Div, February 1, 1981, cover price $40.50 | About this edition: A broad selection of British and American poetry from 1200 to the present illustrates the development of poetic movements and styles

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Poetic imagery blends with religious zeal in a collection of poems by San Juan de la Cruz, the sixteenth century Spanish poet and mystic

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9780226401119 | Univ of Chicago Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $12.95 | also contains Security Aspects in Information Technology: First International Conference, Infosechicomnet 2011, Haldia, India, October 19-22, 2011. Proceedings | About this edition: Poetic imagery blends with religious zeal in a collection of poems by San Juan de la Cruz, the sixteenth century Spanish poet and mystic

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