The Art of Drowning

The Art of Drowning

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by Billy Collins
     
 

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Lovely poems--lovely in a way almost nobody's since Roethke's are. Limpid, gently and consistently startling, more serious than they seem, they describe all the worlds that are and were and some others besides."--John Updike  See more details below

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Lovely poems--lovely in a way almost nobody's since Roethke's are. Limpid, gently and consistently startling, more serious than they seem, they describe all the worlds that are and were and some others besides."--John Updike

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"A wonderful, thoughtful, sly, and moving collection." 
—San Francisco Chronicle

"A brilliant collection."
Washington Post

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ISBN-13:
9780822955672
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date:
06/28/1995
Series:
Pitt Poetry Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
564,971
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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