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The Resource The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor

The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor

Label
The best of the best American poetry
Title
The best of the best American poetry
Statement of responsibility
Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
100 poems selected by Robert Pinsky that represent each volume in "The best American poetry" series
Member of
XWHH0LsiS3s
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 811/.5408
  • 811
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS615
  • PN
LC item number
.B4755 2013
Literary form
poetry
Label
The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terminal nostalgia / Sherman Alexie -- Garbage / A.R. Ammons -- Soft money / Rae Armantrout -- Wakefulness / John Ashbery -- Bored / Margaret Atwood -- Injunction / Frank Bidart -- Feminine intuition / Stephanie Brown -- Three oranges / Charles Bukowski -- The life of towns / Anne Carson -- Self-portrait as four styles of Pompeian wall painting / Henri Cole -- Dharma / Billy Collins -- En famille / Robert Creeley -- You art a scholar, Horatio, speak to it / Olena Kalytiak Davis -- Our generation / Carl Dennis -- Skin / Susan Dickman -- Desire / Stephen Dobyns -- Difference / Mark Doty -- All souls' / Rita Dove -- How it will end / Denise Duhamel -- The imagined / Stephen Dunn -- Powers of Congress / Alice Fulton -- Salutations to Fernando Pessoa / Allen Ginsberg -- Landscape / Louise Glück -- Manifest destiny / Jorie Graham -- Safe / Linda Gregerson -- The war / Linda Gregg -- Cafeteria in Boston / Thom Gunn -- Prophecy / Donald Hall -- The opaque / Mark Halliday -- Bush's war / Robert Hass -- A house is not a home / Terrance Hayes -- The polar circle / Lyn Hejinian -- Having intended to merely pick on an oil company, the poem goes awry / Bob Hicok -- Phone booth / Brenda Hillman -- Man on a fire escape / Edward Hirsch -- In praise of coldness / Jane Hirshfield -- In a quiet town by the sea / Tony Hoagland -- The see-saw / John Hollander -- Like most revelations / Richard Howard -- 9-11-01 / Fanny Howe -- Magdalene-- the seven devils / Marie Howe -- From "Urban renewal" / Major Jackson -- Plea for forgiveness / Rodney Jones -- So where are we? / Lawrence Joseph -- Reading aloud to my father / Jane Kenyon -- Proverb / Kenneth Koch -- Sally's hair / John Koethe -- Facing it / Yusef Komunyakaa -- Touch me / Stanley Kunitz -- Operation memory / David Lehman -- The return / Philip Levine -- The autobiography of Khwaja Mustasim / Amit Majmudar -- Hell / Sarah Manguso -- My mammogram / J.D. McClatchy -- Past all understanding / Heather McHugh -- From "The person she is" / James McMichael -- The 'ring' cycle / James Merrill -- The stranger / W.S. Merwin -- There will be animals / Thylias Moss -- The loaf / Paul Muldoon -- From Muse & drudge / Harryette Mullen -- Hate mail / Carol Muske-Dukes -- Q / Sharon Olds -- The window at Arles / Meghan O'Rourke -- I do not / Michael Palmer -- Fretwork / Carl Phillips -- Samurai song / Robert Pinsky -- A short narrative of breasts and wombs in service of plot entitled / Claudia Rankine -- Ends of the earth / Adrienne Rich -- The Rev. Larry Love is dead / David Rivard -- Discounting Lynn / J. Allyn Rosser -- Middle school / Mary Ruefle -- Outsider art / Kay Ryan -- Switchblade / Michael Ryan -- Let's all hear it for Mildred Bailey! / James Schuyler -- Pornography / Lloyd Schwartz -- The death of the shah / Frederick Seidel --- Country western singer / Alan Shapiro -- Country fair / Charles Simic -- At the pool / Tom Sleigh -- Building / Gary Snyder -- Asphodel / A.E. Stallings -- The latest hotel guest walks over particles that revolve in seven other dimensions controlling latticed space / Ruth Stone -- From Dark harbor / Mark Strand -- Forty / Pamela Sutton -- Bounden duty / James Tate -- Elegy / Natasha Trethewey -- Counterman / Paul Violi -- Necrophiliac / Rosanna Warren -- Time pieces / Rachel Wetzsteon -- A filial republic / Susan Wheeler --- This pleasing anxious being / Richard Wilbur -- A hundred bones / C.K. Williams -- The mill-race / Anne Winters -- American twilight / Charles Wright -- A happy thought / Franz Wright -- Religion / Robert Wrigley -- Vespers / C. Dale Young -- No forgiveness ode / Dean Young -- Lime light blues / Kevin Young
Control code
ocn800030713
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9781451658873
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o800030713
  • (OCoLC)800030713
Label
The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terminal nostalgia / Sherman Alexie -- Garbage / A.R. Ammons -- Soft money / Rae Armantrout -- Wakefulness / John Ashbery -- Bored / Margaret Atwood -- Injunction / Frank Bidart -- Feminine intuition / Stephanie Brown -- Three oranges / Charles Bukowski -- The life of towns / Anne Carson -- Self-portrait as four styles of Pompeian wall painting / Henri Cole -- Dharma / Billy Collins -- En famille / Robert Creeley -- You art a scholar, Horatio, speak to it / Olena Kalytiak Davis -- Our generation / Carl Dennis -- Skin / Susan Dickman -- Desire / Stephen Dobyns -- Difference / Mark Doty -- All souls' / Rita Dove -- How it will end / Denise Duhamel -- The imagined / Stephen Dunn -- Powers of Congress / Alice Fulton -- Salutations to Fernando Pessoa / Allen Ginsberg -- Landscape / Louise Glück -- Manifest destiny / Jorie Graham -- Safe / Linda Gregerson -- The war / Linda Gregg -- Cafeteria in Boston / Thom Gunn -- Prophecy / Donald Hall -- The opaque / Mark Halliday -- Bush's war / Robert Hass -- A house is not a home / Terrance Hayes -- The polar circle / Lyn Hejinian -- Having intended to merely pick on an oil company, the poem goes awry / Bob Hicok -- Phone booth / Brenda Hillman -- Man on a fire escape / Edward Hirsch -- In praise of coldness / Jane Hirshfield -- In a quiet town by the sea / Tony Hoagland -- The see-saw / John Hollander -- Like most revelations / Richard Howard -- 9-11-01 / Fanny Howe -- Magdalene-- the seven devils / Marie Howe -- From "Urban renewal" / Major Jackson -- Plea for forgiveness / Rodney Jones -- So where are we? / Lawrence Joseph -- Reading aloud to my father / Jane Kenyon -- Proverb / Kenneth Koch -- Sally's hair / John Koethe -- Facing it / Yusef Komunyakaa -- Touch me / Stanley Kunitz -- Operation memory / David Lehman -- The return / Philip Levine -- The autobiography of Khwaja Mustasim / Amit Majmudar -- Hell / Sarah Manguso -- My mammogram / J.D. McClatchy -- Past all understanding / Heather McHugh -- From "The person she is" / James McMichael -- The 'ring' cycle / James Merrill -- The stranger / W.S. Merwin -- There will be animals / Thylias Moss -- The loaf / Paul Muldoon -- From Muse & drudge / Harryette Mullen -- Hate mail / Carol Muske-Dukes -- Q / Sharon Olds -- The window at Arles / Meghan O'Rourke -- I do not / Michael Palmer -- Fretwork / Carl Phillips -- Samurai song / Robert Pinsky -- A short narrative of breasts and wombs in service of plot entitled / Claudia Rankine -- Ends of the earth / Adrienne Rich -- The Rev. Larry Love is dead / David Rivard -- Discounting Lynn / J. Allyn Rosser -- Middle school / Mary Ruefle -- Outsider art / Kay Ryan -- Switchblade / Michael Ryan -- Let's all hear it for Mildred Bailey! / James Schuyler -- Pornography / Lloyd Schwartz -- The death of the shah / Frederick Seidel --- Country western singer / Alan Shapiro -- Country fair / Charles Simic -- At the pool / Tom Sleigh -- Building / Gary Snyder -- Asphodel / A.E. Stallings -- The latest hotel guest walks over particles that revolve in seven other dimensions controlling latticed space / Ruth Stone -- From Dark harbor / Mark Strand -- Forty / Pamela Sutton -- Bounden duty / James Tate -- Elegy / Natasha Trethewey -- Counterman / Paul Violi -- Necrophiliac / Rosanna Warren -- Time pieces / Rachel Wetzsteon -- A filial republic / Susan Wheeler --- This pleasing anxious being / Richard Wilbur -- A hundred bones / C.K. Williams -- The mill-race / Anne Winters -- American twilight / Charles Wright -- A happy thought / Franz Wright -- Religion / Robert Wrigley -- Vespers / C. Dale Young -- No forgiveness ode / Dean Young -- Lime light blues / Kevin Young
Control code
ocn800030713
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9781451658873
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o800030713
  • (OCoLC)800030713

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