I read the poems in this collection, but am not tempted to reread them.
I didn't want to stop reading the book when it was over, and went back and started reading the poems again-- it was that compelling.
Robert Lowell is one of America's great poets and this collection demonstrates why his work remains powerful.
My daughter wanted this so I bought it as a gift. I'm sure she will love it! It's exactly what she asked for!Published 24 months ago by Mary Kay Schlimpert
Robert Lowell is one of America's great poets and this collection demonstrates why his work remains powerful. Read morePublished on July 10, 2011 by J. Smallridge
Life Studies and For the Union Dead are two of Robert Lowell's most accomplished books and are also very representative of his style during what might be called his "middle... Read morePublished on October 10, 2010 by J. Cohen
Robert Lowell's poetry is praised for its technical brilliance, metrical complexity, and verbal ambiguity. Read morePublished on April 21, 2007 by Michael Wischmeyer
The quality of a writer for us , it seems to me, is often defined by how much of ourselves we are willing to put into knowing their work. Read morePublished on December 4, 2006 by Shalom Freedman
Robert Lowell is a giant in American poetry. He is pretty much unanimously considered one of the best of his generation. This book combines two of his volumes of poetry. Read morePublished on August 15, 2004 by firstname.lastname@example.org