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The Weather of Words: Poetic Invention by  Mark STRAND - First edition - 2000 - from Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA (SKU: 134422)

The Weather of Words: Poetic Invention

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The Weather of Words: Poetic Invention

by STRAND, Mark

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. First edition. Softcover. Uncorrected proof. 145 pages. A fine and tight copy in blue printed wrappers.

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Mark Strand was born in Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada, and was raised and educated in the United States. He has written nine books of poems, which have brought him many honors and grants, including a MacArthur Fellowship and the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Blizzard of One . He was chosen as Poet Laureate of the United States in 1990. He is also the author of a book of stories, Mr. and Mrs. Baby , several volumes of translations (works by Raphael Alberti and Carlos Drummond de Andrade, among others), the editor of a number of anthologies, and the author of two monographs on contemporary artists (William Bailey and Edward Hopper). He teaches in the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago. From the Hardcover edition.

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Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA US (US)
Seller’s Inventory #
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Title
The Weather of Words: Poetic Invention
Author
STRAND, Mark
Book condition
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Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2000
Keywords
Poetry

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