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THE PENGUIN ANTHOLOGY OF 20TH-CENTURY AMERICAN POETRY.

THE PENGUIN ANTHOLOGY OF 20TH-CENTURY AMERICAN POETRY.

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THE PENGUIN ANTHOLOGY OF 20TH-CENTURY AMERICAN POETRY.

by Dove, Rita, editor. David St. John, signed

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New York:: Penguin,, (2011). SIGNED hardcover first edition -. Very near fine in orange cloth with copper lettering, no dust jacket as issued.. First printing. An anthology edited and with an introduction by award winning poet Rita Dove, former U .S. Poet Laureate. Elizabeth Alexander commented that this is "intelligent, generous, surprising, and altogether thrilling to read . . [it] gets at the extraordinary accomplishment and range of multi-vocal American poetry in the century. Dove's selection - and this book - will long stand as the definitive anthology of American poetry." The authors - from Edgar Lee Masters to Paul Laurence Dunbar, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, Derek Walcott, Adrienne Rich, Louise Erdrich, Sandra Cisneros to Kevin Young and Terrence Hayes - are listed chronologically by their birthdates - and each entry is preceded by a brief biographical note. SIGNED by David St. John at his contribution "Iris." Illustrated endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. lii, 599 pp

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Title
THE PENGUIN ANTHOLOGY OF 20TH-CENTURY AMERICAN POETRY.
Author
Dove, Rita, editor. David St. John, signed
Format/Binding
SIGNED hardcover first edition -
Book Condition
Used - Very near fine in orange cloth with copper lettering, no dust jacket as issued.
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orange cloth with copper lettering, no
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0143106430
ISBN 13
9780143106432
Publisher
Penguin,
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Date Published
(2011)
Keywords
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