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THE WEATHER OF WORDS by  Mark Strand - Signed First Edition - 2000 - from Alexander Rare Books (SKU: 14313)

THE WEATHER OF WORDS

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THE WEATHER OF WORDS: Poetic Invention

by Strand, Mark

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New York: Knopf, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. White boards in dust jacket; small 8vo. 142 pp. Signed by the poet on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.

Synopsis

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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bookseller
Alexander Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
14313
Title
THE WEATHER OF WORDS
Author
Strand, Mark
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2000
Bookseller catalogs
Contemporary;

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