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The day before

new poems

1st ed.

Published by Sarabande Books in Louisville, KY .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Vehicle
A boy called Vanish
Homefront
Triptych
The father suite
Bishop eyes
God gives to every bird
After reading Tichborne's elegy
The familiar
Some man I knew
Ballade of the protester
Two friends meet in the Slate Mountains
The pardon of Richard Milhouse Nixon
Letter from one who may be dead or not
Urban pastoral
Below Hoover Dam
Animus
Sunday
[Say we have to name the world again]
If you get there before I do
Then
Intuition
In Wyeth country
Rime forest
Ferns
Strip malls
Quiet, quiet now
The simile
The green children
Cassandra in Connecticut
April
The selfishness of the poetry reader
The devotion of Thomas Merton
Memo from the desk of Wallace Stevens
The children
The rug pulled out from under you
The cove
Lost friends
The day before yesterday
In the gunfight with myself
The dusk traveller
Being taught
Jubilante
Letter to Ye Feng, his student now in Iowa
Poem for Li, in her white bridal dress
Although the temporal is beautiful
Poem for my 60th birthday
The litany of disparagement
This far.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
811/.54
Library of Congress
PS3551.L3922 D39 2003

The Physical Object

Pagination
xv, 115 p. ;
Number of pages
115

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3554011M
Internet Archive
daybeforenewpoem0000alle
ISBN 10
1889330752, 1889330760
LC Control Number
2002007225
Library Thing
1445629
Goodreads
3593400
1852652
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