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Towards the Blanched Alphabets [Paperback]

Gustaf Sobin

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April 1, 1998 1883689678 978-1883689674
Poetry. "Master of hoverings, of hesitances, etched definitions," as Robert Duncan once wrote, "Sobin creates, out of so many meticulously measured components, a poetry--as much lyric as reflective--of luminous disclosure."

Editorial Reviews


According To Seneca
The Archeologist: A Broken Dictation
Aura, Aureole
Barroco: An Essay
Blue, She Said
The Body Being Porous
Breath's Successive Vertebrae
Called It Space
The Empty Alphabet
Fugues: All Night The Neolithic
Fugues: There's Only 'there'
Garde Fou
The Guitarist: A Celebration In Grey
Late Bronze, Early Iron: A Journey Book
The Meaning Of Things
Never More Than Either
Of Air Augmented
A Penultimate Grammar
Reading Sarcophagi: An Essay
Replique: An Ars Poetica
Spiritus Asper
Towards The Blanched Alphabets
Transparent Itineraries: 1994
Transparent Itineraries: 1995
Transparent Itineraries: 1996
Under The Bright Orchards
A World Of Letters
-- Table of Poems from Poem Finder® --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Gustaf Sobin (1935-2005) was born in Boston but lived most of his life in the Provence region of France. Among his many books are AURA: LAST ESSAYS (Counterpath Press, 2008), THE PLACES AS PRELUDES (Talisman House, 2005) and BY THE BIAS OF SOUND: SELECTED POEMS, 1974-1994 (Talisman House, 2005).

Product Details

  • Paperback: 124 pages
  • Publisher: Talisman House (April 1, 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1883689678
  • ISBN-13: 978-1883689674
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.8 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #8,954,835 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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