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9780803290631 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $17.95

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Product Description: These funny, formally inventive and clear-eyed poems deal with intertwining lives, human and animal, near and far.

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9781932472813, titled "The Gravity of Flesh: Poems" | Nodin Pr, June 1, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: These funny, formally inventive and clear-eyed poems deal with intertwining lives, human and animal, near and far.

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Product Description: “It’s rare in contemporary poetry to find a book as boldly celebratory as Peter Pereira’s new collection.”—Chase TwichellIn What’s Written on the Body, physician Peter Pereira explores the body, medicine, wordplay, gardening, family, and domestic gay life, often drawing from his experience as a community clinic doctor in Seattle...read more

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9781556592522 | Copper Canyon Pr, February 20, 2007, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: “It’s rare in contemporary poetry to find a book as boldly celebratory as Peter Pereira’s new collection.

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Product Description: Medicine has always been an emotionally and spiritually challenging profession. Today, confronted with the rapid progress of technology, the shifting sands of health care economics, and glaring disparities in health care and human rights, physicians experience challenges that grow constantly more demanding...read more
By Angela Belli (editor) and Jack Coulehan (editor)

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9781587295027 | 1 edition (Univ of Iowa Pr, November 30, 2006), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Medicine has always been an emotionally and spiritually challenging profession.

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9781587295034 | 1 edition (Univ of Iowa Pr, November 1, 2006), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Medicine has always been an emotionally and spiritually challenging profession.

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Product Description: Gloryland re-examines motherhood, death, birth, and rebirth, drawing on religious and secular creation myths to enact a feminist religion. Bold, rich lyrics reveal the grand in the domestic, claiming the physical as an essential part of the -female experience, declaring that to live fully in the body is the truest, bravest, and most glorious form of worship...read more

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9781882295500 | Alice James Books, September 30, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Gloryland re-examines motherhood, death, birth, and rebirth, drawing on religious and secular creation myths to enact a feminist religion.

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Product Description: In the venerable tradition of caregivers writing about the healing arts—a tradition peopled by the likes of Anton Chekhov, Walt Whitman, William Carlos Williams, Walker Percy, and Denise Levertov—Cortney Davis brings to poetry the experience, insight, and compassion of a nurse practitioner who daily confronts the unexpected frailties, passions, and power of the flesh...read more

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9780803217294 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, October 1, 2004, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In the venerable tradition of caregivers writing about the healing arts—a tradition peopled by the likes of Anton Chekhov, Walt Whitman, William Carlos Williams, Walker Percy, and Denise Levertov—Cortney Davis brings to poetry the experience, insight, and compassion of a nurse practitioner who daily confronts the unexpected frailties, passions, and power of the flesh.

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9780803266438 | Bison Books, September 30, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In the venerable tradition of caregivers writing about the healing arts—a tradition peopled by the likes of Anton Chekhov, Walt Whitman, William Carlos Williams, Walker Percy, and Denise Levertov—Cortney Davis brings to poetry the experience, insight, and compassion of a nurse practitioner who daily confronts the unexpected frailties, passions, and power of the flesh.

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Fifty fables by the the ancient Roman slave Phaedrus are translated into colloquial English, providing insights into the heart of Roman civilization through strange proverbs and satirical anecdotes.

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9780226326818 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 20, 2004, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Fifty fables by the the ancient Roman slave Phaedrus are translated into colloquial English, providing insights into the heart of Roman civilization through strange proverbs and satirical anecdotes.

This collection of poems is a blend of modern and ancient wisdom and an exploration of the mysteries of the body. The bodies in these poems move between different worlds - life and after-life, death and resurrection - encountering pathologists' blades, geneticists' maps and the wounds of love and war.

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9780224073424 | New edition (Random House Uk Ltd, August 12, 2004), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This collection of poems is a blend of modern and ancient wisdom and an exploration of the mysteries of the body.

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Product Description: Viral Suite explores our relationship with self, other, environment, space, and time. The sensual and the cerebral. How the we/here/now is evolving and mutating with each downloaded packet.

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9781895636581 | Anvil Pr, March 31, 2004, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Viral Suite explores our relationship with self, other, environment, space, and time.

Drawing on poems both serious and silly and poets from Shakespeare to Lucille Clifton, an experienced anthologist and teacher collects an immensely powerful group of poems which addresses what our bodies are, how we love them, what they give us, and what they take away.
By Patrice Vecchione (editor)

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9780805069358 | Henry Holt & Co, March 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Drawing on poets from Shakespeare to Lucille Clifton, a collection of poems both serious and silly addresses what our bodies are, how we love them, what they give us, and what they take away.

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Product Description: Miller Williams selected this book to receive the first John Ciardi Award for Poetry, sponsored by BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Many of these poems explore newly revealed dimensions of the relationship between physical and emotional identity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781886157217 | Bkmk Pr/Umkc, May 1, 2000, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Miller Williams selected this book to receive the first John Ciardi Award for Poetry, sponsored by BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

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Product Description: Elizabeth Arnold's first book of poems documents her struggle with cancer. A book-length sequence of poems, The Reef rockets the reader through a Heraclitean chute of accelerated life experience by way of anecdote, satire, facts from medical science, and lyrical sweep...read more

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9780226027364 | Univ of Chicago Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Elizabeth Arnold's first book of poems documents her struggle with cancer.

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9780226027371 | Univ of Chicago Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Elizabeth Arnold's first book of poems documents her struggle with cancer.

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Product Description: An anthology of 100 poems, written by physicians, exploring the connections between medicine and poetry. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Angela Belli (editor) and Jack Coulehan (editor)

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9780877456377 | Univ of Iowa Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An anthology of 100 poems, written by physicians, exploring the connections between medicine and poetry.

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9780877456384 | Univ of Iowa Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Blood and Bone: Poems by Physicians explores the profound connections between medicine and poetry through the eyes of contemporary physician-poets.

Product Description: poetry & drawings in collaborative artists' book

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9780932716422 | Limited edition (Kelsey Street Pr, June 1, 1997), cover price $22.01 | About this edition: poetry & drawings in collaborative artists' book

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Product Description: poetry & drawings in collaborative artists' book
By Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge and Kiki Smith (illustrator)

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9780932716415 | Kelsey Street Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: poetry & drawings in collaborative artists' book

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Product Description: circuitry of veins explores the relationships between women and their bodies, their families and society. Legris captures, like a photographer, the art of poetry, the essence of language, and the emotive powers of words set side by side in ink...read more

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9780888012074 | Turnstone Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: circuitry of veins explores the relationships between women and their bodies, their families and society.

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A collection of humorous poems about the parts of the body.
By Michael Rosen and Sami Sweeten (illustrator)

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9780385412506 | Doubleday, May 1, 1990, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A celebration of the wonder of different parts of the body, this collection of verse explores various kinds of hands, noses, eyes, and knees, spurring self-awareness and discovery

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