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Above the Land (Yale Series of Younger Poets) First Edition Edition

ISBN-13: 978-0300038613
ISBN-10: 0300038615
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Using images that sometimes startle the reader, this 30-year-old poet reevaluates her own "land" through travel (London, Florence) and close observations. Agoos pays careful attention to a place's ghoststhe impressive lead poem traces in 10 stanzas the history of a farm through its inhabitants and the weather. She reveals an adept juggling of rhythms"delighted, self-invited, second-sighted" for end-rhymes; occasional brilliant reversals"Oh my darling, look: how life/ imitates art in the afternoon"; and a tuning of the senses, as in "shy grey as those feathers." There is a sure presence and considerable skill here, as one would expect from the latest winner of Yale's "Younger Poet" series. Rosaly DeMaios Roffman, English Dept., Indiana Univ . of Pennsylvania
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Above The Land
After Snowfall
An Afternoon's Activity
American Patriotic
At Ponte A Mensola
An Early Translation
Edge Of The Schoolyard
First Child Married
Florence Interlude
The Good Neighbor
Grandmother Thinking
Living Here
Lunar Eclipse At A New England Funeral
Making History
Painting The Railing
A Pleasure
Porto Venere
Portrait From Senlis
Preparing To Move
Quattro Stagioni
The Search
The Sitting
Terzo Piano
To Atlas In The Attic
-- Table of Poems from Poem Finder®

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