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Product Description: Book by Tate, James

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9780887480911 | Carnegie Mellon Univ Pr, June 1, 1990, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Tate, James

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In the tenth installment in the annual series, a Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning poet presents the seventy-five best poems of the year by both well-known versifiers and emerging artists. Simultaneous. 40,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By James Tate (editor)

Hardcover:

9780684814544 | Scribner, September 1, 1997, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: An anthology of contemporary poets presents works that reflect the diversity in American poetry

Paperback:

9780684814520 | Scribner, September 4, 1997, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An anthology of contemporary poets presents works that reflect the diversity in American poetry

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Poems deal with history, art, the relationship between men and women, nature, death, and marriage

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9780880010412 | 1 edition (Ecco Pr, October 1, 1983), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Poems deal with history, art, the relationship between men and women, nature, death, and marriage

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Poems deal with history, art, the relationship between men and women, nature, death, and marriage

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9780880010283 | Ecco Pr, November 1, 1983, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Poems deal with history, art, the relationship between men and women, nature, death, and marriage

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Product Description: Clear and insightful poetry on our relationship to the given world. "Mr. Tate is an elegant and anarchic clown. A lord of poetic misrule with a serious, subversive purpose."-John Ash, New York Times Book Review "Tate brings to his work an extravagantly surrealistic imagination and a willingness to let his words take him where they will...read more

Hardcover:

9780819521897 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, November 1, 1990, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Clear and insightful poetry on our relationship to the given world.

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9780819511911 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, October 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Clear and insightful poetry on our relationship to the given world.

The seventeenth book of verse from one of America’s finest and most acclaimed contemporary poets—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.Capturing his inimitable voice—provocative, amusing, understated, and riotous all at once—the poems in Dome of the Hidden Pavilion demonstrate James Tate at his finest. Innovative and fresh, they range in subject from a talking blob to a sobering reminiscence of a war and its aftereffects.Though they are diverse in scope, a theme of dialogue and communication—and often miscommunication—links these poems. Accessible yet subtly surrealist, filled with dark wit, dry humor, and a deceptive simplicity, Dome of the Hidden Pavilion confirms Tate’s continuing relevance as one of the most celebrated American poets of the modern age.

Hardcover:

9780062399205 | Ecco Pr, August 4, 2015, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: The seventeenth book of verse from one of America’s finest and most acclaimed contemporary poets—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

Paperback:

9780062399212 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, July 26, 2016), cover price $16.99

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Product Description: “Fiction lovers who come to this book with an open mind will find themselves challenged and entertained by a brilliant writer with a very fertile imagination.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)"When he turns to prose, this Pulitzer Prize-winning poet exhibits a surprisingly uncomplicated style...read more

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9781933517353 | Wave Books, December 1, 2008, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: “Fiction lovers who come to this book with an open mind will find themselves challenged and entertained by a brilliant writer with a very fertile imagination.

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Product Description: The 44 stories of Dreams of a Robot Dancing Bee—long-awaited by fans of Tate’s poetry—will come as a welcome surprise to readers unfamiliar with his previous work. Tate seems both awed and bemused by small town life, with its legends, flights of fancy, heightened emotions, tragedies and small ruptures in the fabric of ordinary existence...read more

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9780970367259 | Wave Books, June 1, 2002, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The 44 stories of Dreams of a Robot Dancing Bee—long-awaited by fans of Tate’s poetry—will come as a welcome surprise to readers unfamiliar with his previous work.

In this, his fifteenth collection of poetry, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet James Tate continues doing what he does best. His poems are evocative, provocative, funny, subtle, eccentric, occasionally disturbing, and wildly outrageous. Tate′s surrealist style strikes its own utterly new and original note in American poetry; as Charles Simic has observed, "To write a poem out of nothng at all is Tate′s genius...Just about anything can happen next in this kind of poetry and that is its attraction...He makes me think that anti-poetry is the best friend poetry ever had." Father′s Day My daughter has lived overseas for a number of years now. She married into royalty, and they won′t let her communicate with any of her family or friends. She lives on birdseed and a few sips of water. She dreams of me constantly. Her husband, the Prince, whips her when he catches her dreaming. Fierce guard dogs won′t let her out of their sight. I hired a detective, but he was killed trying to rescue her. I have written hundreds of letters to the State Department. They have written back saying that they are aware of the situation. I never saw her dance. I was always away at some convention. I never saw her sing. I was always working late. I called her My Princess, to make up for my shortcomings, and she never forgave me. Birdseed was her middle name.

Hardcover:

9780061436949 | Ecco Pr, April 1, 2008, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In this, his fifteenth collection of poetry, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet James Tate continues doing what he does best.

Miscellaneous:

9780061734434 | Harpercollins, July 8, 2008, cover price $10.99

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Product Description: In this, his fifteenth collection of poetry, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet James Tate continues doing what he does best. His poems are evocative, provocative, funny, subtle, eccentric, occasionally disturbing, and wildly outrageous...read more

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9780061756078 | Original edition (Ecco Pr, April 1, 2009), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In this, his fifteenth collection of poetry, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet James Tate continues doing what he does best.

Book by Tate, James

Hardcover:

9780870233463 | Rev sub edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, December 1, 1982), cover price $15.00

Paperback:

9780870233470 | Rev sub edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, September 1, 1982), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by Tate, James

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781104452438 | Kessinger Pub Co, April 30, 2009, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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9781104394400 | Kessinger Pub Co, April 30, 2009, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more

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9780554433370 | Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780554433257 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008), cover price $40.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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9780554433356 | Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780554433295 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008), cover price $27.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781104012748 | Kessinger Pub Co, January 15, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Hardcover:

9780404538620 | Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1967, cover price $18.00

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The experiences, personal relationships, and emotions of the author are explored in his poems

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9780912946979 | Ecco Pr, April 1, 1982, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: The experiences, personal relationships, and emotions of the author are explored in his poems

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Product Description: "Tate’s originality was confirmed almost thirty years ago . . . testifying to the broad appeal of his wonderfully eccentric and generous poetry."—John Ashbery

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9781889330846 | 1 edition (Sarabande Books, March 1, 2003), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: "Tate’s originality was confirmed almost thirty years ago .

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Paperback:

9780913722107 | S O M E, June 1, 1977, cover price $3.00

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A new collection of poems by the Pulitzer and National Book Award-winning poet serves up sparkling verse and comic narratives as he continues to ply his quirky trade in such works as 'The Lovely Arc of a Meteor in the Night Sky,' 'Sudden Interest in the Dead,' and 'Her Silhouette Against the Alpenglow.' Reprint.

Paperback:

9780060935436 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, August 1, 2002), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A new collection of poems by the Pulitzer and National Book Award-winning poet serves up sparkling verse and comic narratives as he continues to ply his quirky trade in such works as 'The Lovely Arc of a Meteor in the Night Sky,' 'Sudden Interest in the Dead,' and 'Her Silhouette Against the Alpenglow.

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A new collection of poems by the Pulitzer and National Book Award-winning poet serves up sparkling verse and comic narratives as he continues to ply his quirky trade. 20,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780066210179 | Ecco Pr, June 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Collects peoms populated by people, hills, lakes, and cities, including 'The Lovely Arc of a Meteor in the Night Sky,' 'Sudden Interest in the Dead,' and 'Her Silhouette Against the Alpenglow.

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Hardcover:

9780877751700 | 2 sub edition (Unicorn Pr, April 1, 1984), cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Book by Tate, James

Paperback:

9780877751717 | Unicorn Pr, June 1, 1984, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Book by Tate, James

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Poems deal with conversation, history, art, nature, marriage, winter, friends, health, movies, questions, food, and politics

Hardcover:

9780819551528 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, December 1, 1986, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Poems deal with conversation, history, art, nature, marriage, winter, friends, health, movies, questions, food, and politics

Paperback:

9780819561596 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Book by Tate, James

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