Blood and Family

Blood and Family

by Thomas Kinsella
     
 


This new collection comprises four short volumes originally published by Kinsella's own Peppercannister Press. The first section, Songs of the Psyche presents a sequence of twenty-five poems. The following section, Her Vertical Smile consists of a single four-hundred-line poem on the theme of violence, order, and music. Out of Ireland, a…  See more details below

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This new collection comprises four short volumes originally published by Kinsella's own Peppercannister Press. The first section, Songs of the Psyche presents a sequence of twenty-five poems. The following section, Her Vertical Smile consists of a single four-hundred-line poem on the theme of violence, order, and music. Out of Ireland, a metaphysical love sequence, and St. Catherine's Clock, which includes Kinsella's writing about family history and the bloody social history of the early nineteenth century, complete the collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192821829
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/12/1989
Series:
Oxford Poets Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.28(d)

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