A. R. Ammons: Selected Poems

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931082938
  • Publisher: Library of America
  • Publication date: 4/6/2006
  • Series: American Poets Project Series
  • Pages: 200
  • Sales rank: 1,452,314
  • Product dimensions: 4.72 (w) x 7.79 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Table of Contents

So I said I am Ezra 1
A crippled angel 2
Whose timeless reach 3
Hymn 4
Come prima 5
Mountain liar 6
Gravelly run 7
Close-up 8
Mansion 10
Guide 11
Uh, philosophy 12
Epiphany 15
Still 16
Corsons inlet 18
Moment 23
Reflective 24
Communication 24
Mountain talk 25
He held radical light 25
Poetics 26
From Tape for the turn of the year 28
Dominion 43
Cascadilla Falls 44
Reversal 45
Positions 46
Correction 46
Mirrorment 47
The put-down come on 47
Play 48
Working still 49
The unifying principle 49
Triphammer Bridge 51
The city limits 51
For Harold Bloom 53
From Sphere : the form of a motion 54
Ballad 62
One must recall as one mourns the end 64
The perfect journey is 65
You can't imitate 65
Some nights I go out to piss 68
In memoriam Mae Noblitt 69
Easter morning 71
Sunday at McDonald's 75
Poverty 76
Immoderation 76
The role of society in the artist 77
Shit list; or, omnium-gatherum of diversity into unity 78
Immortality 80
The fairly high assimilation rag 81
I could not be here at all 82
Autonomy 83
Their sex life 84
For Louise and Tom Gossett 84
From Garbage 85
Anxiety's prosody 91
Eternity's taciturnity 93
Boon 94
Continuity 95
From Glare 95
Shot glass 107
Birthday poem to my wife 109
A few acres of shiny water 110
In view of the fact 111
Speaking 113
Frumpy cronies 113
Shuffled marbles 115
Don't rush on my account 116
Run ragged 117
"When the bubbles of nothingness rise" 119
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