|LC Classifications||PS3551.C5 W4|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||37|
|LC Control Number||74158487|
The poems in The Weathering, a gathering of new and selected work, excel in conception, execution, passion, and musicality. McQuilkin's diction is rich yet never overblown, and his syntax carries the full burden of each poem's meaning with a brook's easy sinuosities. And yet individual persons, in the midst of calamity or triumph, deeply and Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Including translations of poems by Pablo Neruda, Jorge Luis Borges, and Jose Emilio Pacheco, Weathering displays the diverse talents of the poet, the recurring preoccupations of the itinerant traveler, seeking to encompass the world with :// Weathering: Poems and Translations by Reid, Alastair. Edinburgh: Canongate Publishing Limited, Light soil to outer edges and light creasing from page handling. DJ has light edge/rub wear and light creasing. Actual book for sale pictured. x x cm, wtg. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG/VG. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"; tall. "Weathering" is a first-rate book by a first-rate writer. It belongs in every library and collection."--"Small Press" "Reid has the accumulated wisdom to go for the great poem wherever he finds it, in his own work, in his editing at the "New Yorker", and in the poems of Pacheco, Neruda, and Borges, poems which alone could become the basis for
Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Weathering: Poems and Translations by Alastair Reid (, Book) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! › eBay › Books › Nonfiction Books. Weathering: Poems and Recollections is divided into five sections; however, section four, “Recollections,” is as out of place in this book as a sewing machine at the bottom of the ocean. And, yet, it is what drew me immediately into the :// In WEATHERING: POEMS AND RECOLLECTIONS an aging poet greets a "phalanx" of memories and finds himself amid "an epic transmigration of echoes." At the heart of this collection of poetry and prose are three retrospective essays that narrate the adolescent poet's coming of age through encounters with such eminent elders as James Dickey, who was Havird's early mentor, Robert Lowell, and Archibald The Weathering, a collection of new and selected poems that won the Connecticut Book Award for Poetry*, focuses in part on the extent to which the poet and those he admires have weathered the worst life has thrown at them. The folk McQuilkin admires are a rare and wonderful lot. The book is a cornucopia of
I am rating the book solely on Reid's Weathering contains the poet's choices from To Lighten My House (), Oddments Inklings Omens Moments (), and Passwords (), some previously unpublished poems and in the final selections his translations of Borges, Neruda, and :// Genre/Form: Poems: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ackerson, Duane, Weathering; poems. Reno [West coast poetry review, ©] (OCoLC) Weathering: Poems and Translations. World of Books Australia was founded in Each month we recycle over million books, saving o tonnes of books a › eBay › Books, Magazines › Non-Fiction Books. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Weathering: Poems and Recollections by David Havird (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices › eBay › Books › Fiction & Literature.