Codes Appearing: Poems, 1979-1988by Michael Palmer
Making available a great deal of Michael Palmer's most influential, exciting, and stunning work, Codes Appearing is a landmark volume. "It is impossible," as The
Michael Palmer's Codes Appearing combines in a single volume three of his most beautiful poetry volumes: Notes for Echo Lake, First Figure, and Sun (1981, 1984, 1988 respectively, from North Point Press).
Making available a great deal of Michael Palmer's most influential, exciting, and stunning work, Codes Appearing is a landmark volume. "It is impossible," as The Boston Review noted, "to overstate Palmer's importance."
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Michael Palmer (1942-2013) was a physician and bestselling writer of medical thrillers. One of his best-known books, Extreme Measures (1991), was turned into a movie starring Hugh Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Gene Hackman. He is alleged to have decided to try to write a book after reading a medical thriller by a fellow Wesleyan graduate, and thinking "If he could do it, why couldn’t I?" His books have been translated into more than 30 languages.
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