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Selected Poems, 1954-1986

Selected Poems, 1954-1986

2000 ·
·4.28·290 Ratings ·208 Pages
“ If your life's work can be accomplished in your lifetime, you're not thinking big enough. ” ― Wes Jackson
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  • The Great Enigma: New Collected Poems

    2006·
    ·4.3·905 Ratings
    The Collected Poems of one of the world's greatest living writers, Tomas Tranströmer, now available in this comprehensive edition.In day's first hours consciousness can grasp the worldas the hand grips a sun-warmed stone.Translated into fifty languages,
  • Memories Look at Me: A Memoir

    2011·
    ·3.66·159 Ratings
    Written a few years after Transtromer suffered a stroke that left him unable to speak, Memories Look at Me is Tomas Tranströmer’s lyrical autobiography about growing up in Sweden. His story opens with a streak of light, a comet that becomes a brilliant
  • Literature and Its Writers: A Compact Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama

    2012·
    ·4.06·47 Ratings
    Literature is a conversation — between writers and other writers, and between writers and readers. In Literature and Its Writers, Ann and Samuel Charters complement a rich and varied selection of stories, poems, and plays with an unparalleled array of
  • The Half-Finished Heaven

    2001·
    ·4.2·436 Ratings
    From the Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in LiteratureThe contemporary Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer is a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature and has a prestigious worldwide reputation. Robert Bly, a longtime friend and confidant of Tranströmer's
  • Dikter och prosa 1954–2004

    2011··Swedish
    ·4.13·190 Ratings
    Med sitt särpräglade metaforrika språk har Tomas Tranströmer sedan debuten 1954 med 17 dikter befäst sin plats som en av Sveriges största poeter. I april fyller Tomas Tranströmer 80 år och det vill vi fira och uppmärksamma. I en vackert formgiven
  • The Sorrow Gondola

    2010·
    ·3.71·146 Ratings
    The Sorrow Gondola was the great Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer's first collection of poems after his stroke in 1990. Translated by Michael McGriff, Tranströmer's great work is available in its first single-volume English edition.Tomas Tranströmer was
  • The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke

    1989·
    ·4.4·12,020 Ratings
    Parallel German text and English translation.The influence and popularity of Rilke’s poetry in America have never been greater than they are today, more than fifty years after his death. Rilke is unquestionably the most significant and compelling poet o
  • Ten Thousand Lives

    2005·
    ·3.62·53 Ratings
    Born in 1933 in a small rural village in Korea’s North Cholla Province, Ko Un grew up in a Japanese-controlled land that was soon to experience the horrors of the Korean War. He became a Buddhist Monk in 1952, and began writing in the late 1950s. Ten Th
  • Field Guide

    1998·
    ·4.22·571 Ratings
    The Winning volume in the 1972 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition is a collection of richly anecdotal, lyric poems. Robert Hass writes about the California coast, about birds, fish, books, friends, presents sensations, and the impingements of the pa
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