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Donald Hall is one of the great American poets of our time. Pellucid, beautiful and profound. Ignore the comparisons to Robert Frost. Yes, they both live / lived in New England. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Acquisitrix
Donald Hall is an unusually prolific poet, and this selection is large, Not all of it is good, but the really fine poems are as good as it gets. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Beverley R. Enright
A wonderful, beautiful book. It's very good to have so much of Donald Hall at hand in one big book.
Word for word no poet does it better. His words, respect and nuance for place, images, accessibility. A beautiful collection. Read morePublished on November 13, 2012 by MTYinNJ
for anyone brushed ever so slightly by poetry here in the united states, it's impossible to not have heard the name of robert frost. Read morePublished on October 7, 2012 by Case Quarter
Hall was once asked about the subject of his work. His reply was "Love, death, New Hampshire." As shown by this outstanding anthology of Hall's work, his reply should have been... Read morePublished on May 16, 2012 by R. Albin
I've never been much for modern poetry. Gave this a try and often like the author's works, though it would be nice to read 2 poems in a row not about, in part at least, writer's... Read morePublished on January 22, 2012 by A. D. hodgson
Excellent poems and superb value in a solid collection. As one matures, one can appreciate the tradition out of which Hall writes.Published on June 21, 2011 by R. MAY