Oblique Prayers: Poetry and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Buy Used
+ $3.99 shipping
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Former Library book. Some use and wear, book in good condition.Get more book for your bucks!
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Oblique Prayers: New Poems with 14 Translations from Jean Joubert (English and French Edition) Hardcover – December 12, 1984

See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
"Please retry"
"Please retry"
$25.16 $9.87
--This text refers to the Paperback edition.

The Amazon Book Review
The Amazon Book Review
Check out The Amazon Book Review, our editors' fresh new blog featuring interviews with authors, book reviews, quirky essays on book trends, and regular columns by our editors. Explore now

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 87 pages
  • Publisher: New Directions; First American Edition edition (December 12, 1984)
  • Language: English, French
  • ISBN-10: 0811209083
  • ISBN-13: 978-0811209083
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 1 x 1 inches
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,549,539 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews


Again That Other
Ancient Cat
Another Revenant
The Antiphon
Are We Ruled By The Wind
The Avowal
Blue Africa
Brilliant Sky
Broken Ghazals
Counting Sheep
The Cry
Deathly Diversions
December Venice
The Four Alarm Clocks
Gathered At The River
The Gaze Salutes Lyonel Feininger While Crossing ...
The God Of Flowers
Grey Sweaters
In The Kitchen
L'ete Se Clot, Sels.
Last Night's Dream
Lovers I
Lovers Ii: Reminder
Man Wearing Bird
The Mourner
Oblique Prayer
Of Being
Of Gods
Of Necessity
Of Rivers
Perhaps No Poem But All I Can Say And I Cannot Be Silent
The Poet's Late Autumn
Poplar In Spring
Portrait Of A Man
Rocky Flats
Seeing For A Moment
The Sentence
Silent Spring
St. Peter And The Angel
Sundown Sentences
The Task
That Passeth All Understanding
Thinking About El Salvador
Third Hypothesis On The Death Of Empedocles
This Day
To The Morton Bay Figtree, Australia, A Tree-god
Watching 'dark Circle'
Wind Script
-- Table of Poems from Poem Finder® --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

Language Notes

Text: English, French --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Share your thoughts with other customers

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?