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Poems for a Small Planet: Contemporary American Nature Poetry (Bread Loaf Anthology) Paperback – April 1, 1993

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Approaching August by Sandra Alcosser
Glory Monster by Sandra Alcosser
Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel by Sandra Alcosser
What Makes The Grizzlies Dance by Sandra Alcosser
Woodpecker by Sandra Alcosser
Antichromatic by Pamela Alexander
First Relations by Pamela Alexander
Cows by Julia Alvarez
On A Hill Above Your House by Julia Alvarez
First Cold by Archie Randolph Ammons
Looking Way Off by Archie Randolph Ammons
Somers Point by Archie Randolph Ammons
Standing Light Up by Archie Randolph Ammons
White Echo by Archie Randolph Ammons
The Deer by David Baker
Sex by David Baker
The Yard by David Baker
The Back Yard by Peter Balakian
Idyll by Peter Balakian
Ocean by Peter Balakian
Eastern Long Island by Marvin Bell
Further Pulsations by Marvin Bell
Nature by Marvin Bell
An Old Trembling by Marvin Bell
Pulsations by Marvin Bell
Ritual by Stephen Berg
Sabbaths, Sels. by Wendell Berry
Cherries by Michael Blumenthal
Deep Ecology by Michael Blumenthal
The Geologist (grand Canyon, May 1988) by Michael Blumenthal
Meditation On Politics At The Quabbin Reservoir (for Joseph by Michael Blumenthal
March Again by Philip Booth
Navigation by Philip Booth
Seasons by Philip Booth
Autumn's End by Christopher Buckley
Early Morning--ucross, Wyoming by Christopher Buckley
Rain/light by Christopher Buckley
Sycamore Canyon Nocturne by Christopher Buckley
A Promise by Teresa Cader
A Season For Hunting by Teresa Cader
Green by Amy Clampitt
North Fork by Amy Clampitt
Seed by Amy Clampitt
Shorebirds In Seasonal Plumage Observed Through Binoculars by Amy Clampitt
The Chameleon by Judith Ortiz Cofer
Cultivator by Judith Ortiz Cofer
Why There Are No Unicorns by Judith Ortiz Cofer
Consider The Garden by Michael Collier
Landscape by Michael Collier
Seneca Street by Michael Collier
I Stand Beneath The Mountain With An Illiterate Heart by Chard Deniord
There Is An Error At The Heart Of Desire by Chard Deniord
This Is A Blessing, This Is A Curse by Chard Deniord
Spring by Carl Dennis
Tune-up by Carl Dennis
Dissolve by Rita Dove
The Great Piece Of Turf by Rita Dove
Rusks by Rita Dove
Drizzle by Cornelius Robert Eady
Nature Poem by Cornelius Robert Eady
Too Young To Know by Cornelius Robert Eady
Garden (2) by John Engels
In March by John Engels
Landslide by John Engels
Meadow by John Engels
Walking To Cootehill by John Engels
Being by Carol Frost
Papilio by Carol Frost
Refusal by Carol Frost
Sexual Jealousy by Carol Frost
A.m.: The Hopeful Monster by Alice Fulton
A Little Heart To Heart With The Horizon by Alice Fulton
Becoming A Redwood by Dana Gioia
Rough Country by Dana Gioia
Curious Experiments by Pamela White Hadas
Lion Of God In Vermont In May by Pamela White Hadas
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Pluvia by Donald Hall
Surface by Donald Hall
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Wolf Warrior by Joy Harjo
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A Crack Inside My Breast by Juan Felipe Herrera
House Is Empty Now by Juan Felipe Herrera
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Fur by William Heyen
Grace by William Heyen
Wish by William Heyen
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Summer Surprised Us by Edward Hirsch
The Bering Bridge by Roald Hoffmann
Face Up by Jonathan Holden
September: Nederland, Colorado by Jonathan Holden
Stomping With Pettit On The Battenkill by Garrett Kaoru Hongo
Inside The Hummingbird Aviary by David Huddle
Perspective by David Huddle
The Snow Monkey Argues With God by David Huddle
Visit Of The Hawk by David Huddle
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The Other Day by Richard Jackson
Chimney Swifts by Mark Jarman
Wave by Mark Jarman
Invitation To A Ghost by Donald Justice
Concrete Delivery Delayed By Goose & Gosling Crossing... by Richard Kenney
Lens by Richard Kenney
Millenary by Richard Kenney
October, Yellowstone Park by Maxine W. Kumin
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Paternity by Sydney Lea
Prospect by Sydney Lea
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On The Nature Of Desire by David Lehman
Autumn Bees On Broccoli Blossoms Gone-by by Gary Francis Margolis
Kicking And Breathing by Gary Francis Margolis
On The Way To The Sitter's by Gary Francis Margolis
Landscape With Dog by Paul Mariani
Moonrise As Abstraction by Paul Mariani
Mountain View With Figures by Paul Mariani
Shadow Portrait by Paul Mariani
Variations On A Theme by Paul Mariani
Reflections After A Dry Spell by Charles Martin
What The Dark Proposes by Charles Martin
The Bear At The Dump by William Matthews
The Dogs Of Montone by William Matthews
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Sentence by William Matthews
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Dusting by Marilyn Nelson
The Mouse by John Frederick Nims
Understanding The Universe by John Frederick Nims
Adirondack Return by Jean Nordhaus
Bluegrass by Jean Nordhaus
Protecting The Children From Hurricanes by Jean Nordhaus
The Cedar Waxwing by Carole Simmons Oles
The Radioactive Ball by Carole Simmons Oles
The Cliff by Gregory Orr
Dark Prayer (2) by Gregory Orr
The Gray Fox by Gregory Orr
Meadow In Spring by Gregory Orr
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Fathering The Map by Robert Pack
It Would Have Been Enough by Robert Pack
Mountain Ash Without Cedar Waxwings by Robert Pack
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Bliss by Jay Parini
Mizzle by Jay Parini
Some Compensation by Jay Parini
Stars Falling by Jay Parini
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The Birds by Linda Pastan
Hardwood by Linda Pastan
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In Berkeley by Robert Pinsky
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Human Excrement by Stanley Plumly
In Answer To Amy's Question What's A Pickerel by Stanley Plumly
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Haying by Wyatt Prunty
The Offset by Wyatt Prunty
Late Night Ode by Quintus Horatius Flaccus
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Teaching, Hurt by Hilda Raz
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I Join The Sparrows by Ira Sadoff
In The Bog Behind My House by Ira Sadoff
On The Job by Ira Sadoff
Red Tail Sonnet by Ira Sadoff
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The Dairy Cows Of Maria Cristina Cortes by Sherod Santos
Of Haloes & Saintly Aspects by Sherod Santos
Still Life With Minnows by Sherod Santos
Sawdust by Jane Shore
Silverfish by Robert Harold Siegel
Slug by Robert Harold Siegel
Turtles by Robert Harold Siegel
Shame by Tom Sleigh
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Fieldswirl, October by Dave Smith
Moles In Spring by Dave Smith
Out Whistling by Dave Smith
Pulling A Pig's Tail by Dave Smith
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Raven's Beak River At The End by Gary Snyder
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A Shared Life by Katherine Soniat
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The Waves by Marcia Southwick
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Kolob Canyon by William Edgar Stafford
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Bitter Thoughts by Gerald Stern
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Level Cambridgeshire by Anne Stevenson
Painting It In by Anne Stevenson
Salter's Gate by Anne Stevenson
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Desolation by Dabney Stuart
Figure On The Edge by Dabney Stuart
Palm Reader by Dabney Stuart
Rumination by Dabney Stuart
Florilegium by Eric Trethewey
Near Dawn by Eric Trethewey
Reading The Signs by Eric Trethewey
Resurrectioon At West Lake by Eric Trethewey
Dirt by Chase Twichell
Ghost Birches by Chase Twichell
The Immortal Pilots by Chase Twichell
Snow In Condoland by Chase Twichell
Poets In Late Winter by Mona Van Duyn
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Man, That Is Born Of Woman by Rosanna Warren
Song by Rosanna Warren
A Wall In The Woods: Cummington by Richard Wilbur
In Praise Of The Puffball by Nancy Willard
A Little Blessing by Nancy Willard
The Self-defense Of Peaches by Nancy Willard
The Wisdom Of The Geese by Nancy Willard
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Winter Worship by Charles Penzel, Jr. Wright
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The Brain Of The Spider by Paul Zimmer
Crazy With Love by Paul Zimmer
What I Know About Owls by Paul Zimmer
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6 x 9 trim. LC 92-56909

Product details

  • Item Weight : 1 pounds
  • Paperback : 320 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0874516218
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0874516210
  • Publisher : Middlebury; 1st Edition (April 1, 1993)
  • Product Dimensions : 6 x 0.75 x 9 inches
  • Language: : English
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