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What Do We Know Poems and Prose Poems

ISBN-10: 0306812061

ISBN-13: 9780306812064

Edition: 2002

Authors: Mary Oliver

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This is a collection of 40 poems by Mary Oliver who is the author of 'The Leaf and the Cloud'. The poems explore the natural world, its unrepeatable moments and its ceaseless cycles.
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/27/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 88
Size: 7.00" wide x 8.25" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

Mary Oliver was born in Maple Heights, Ohio on September 10, 1935. She attended Ohio State University and Vassar College, but did not receive a degree. Her first collection of poems, No Voyage and Other Poems, was published in 1963. Her other works include White Pine, West Wind, Why I Wake Early, Thirst, Red Bird, Swan: Poems and Prose Poems, A Thousand Mornings, and Blue Horses: Poems. She has won numerous awards including the Pulitzer Prize for American Primitive, the Christopher Award and the L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award for House of Light, and the National Book Award for New and Selected Poems. Her books of prose include A Poetry Handbook, Blue Pastures, Rules for the Dance: A Handbook for Writing and Reading Metrical Verse, and Long Life: Essays and Other Writings. She held the Catharine Osgood Foster Chair for Distinguished Teaching at Bennington College from 1995 to 2001.

Summer Poem
One Hundred White-sided Dolphins on a Summer Day
The Word
Mockingbird
The Return
Black Snake
Beauty
The Hummingbird
Stones
Raven with Crows
At Blackwater Pond
Wind
The Roses
You Are Standing at the Edge of the Woods
Sometimes I Am Victorious and Even Beautiful
Lion's Mane
Clam
Heron Rises from the Dark, Summer Pond
On the Flats
On Losing a House
Crows
Last Night the Rain Spoke to Me
The Lark
Gratitude
Oranges
Moonlight
Now Are the Rough Things Smooth
A Settlement
Their Wings
Her Grave, Again
Blue Iris
Walking to Oak-Head Pond, and Thinking of the Ponds I Will Visit in the Next Days and Weeks
Early Snow
At Twilight an Angel
Snow Buntings
Winter at Herring Cove
Tree Sparrows
The Loon
Snowy Night
Mink
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