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Selected Poems

ISBN-10: 0375709800
ISBN-13: 9780375709807
Edition: 2002
Authors: Mona Van Duyn
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 11/18/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

The sixth Poet Laureate of the Library of Congress, Van Duyn is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently, Near Changes (1990), for which she won the 1991 Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Born in Waterloo, Iowa, Van Duyn has lived in St. Louis since 1950. She was a lecturer at Washington University from 1950 to 1967. Noted for her subtle intelligence, her humor and satire, her formal elegance, and her compassionate attentiveness to the human heart, Van Duyn takes as her theme "the wintry work of living, our flawed art." Her work was slow to receive the recognition it deserved. However, in 1971 she won the Bollingen Prize; several major awards and grants soon followed.

Introduction
Initiation
The Knight
Madness
The Angels
From a Childhood
The Neighbor
The Solitary
Lament
Solitude
Autumn Day
Memory
End of Autumn
Autumn
Evening
Solemn Hour
Strophes
The Song of the Waif
From a Stromy Night [VI and VIII]
Early Apollo
Oblation
The Buddha
The Panther
The Gazelle
Roman Sarcophagi
The Swan
A Woman's Fate
Blue Hydrangeas
Before the Summer Rain
The Last Evening
The Courtesan
The Steps of the Orangery
The Merry-Go-Round
Spanish Dancer
Torso of an Archaic Apollo
Leda
The Alchemist
The Insane
One of the Old Ones
Faded
Roman Campagna
The Parks [I and VII]
The Lute
Don Juan's Childhood
Lady on a Balcony
Piano Practice
The Flamingos
The Solitary
The Child
The Scarab
The Buddha in the Glory
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