The Maximus Poems

The Maximus Poems

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by Charles Olson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520055950

ISBN-13: 9780520055957

Pub. Date: 07/25/1985

Publisher: University of California Press


Praised by his contemporaries and emulated by his successors, Charles Olson (1910-1970) was declared by William Carlos Williams to be "a major poet with a sweep of understanding of the world, a feeling for other men that staggers me." This complete edition brings together the three volumes of Olson's long poem (originally published in 1960, 1968, and 1975) in an…  See more details below

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Praised by his contemporaries and emulated by his successors, Charles Olson (1910-1970) was declared by William Carlos Williams to be "a major poet with a sweep of understanding of the world, a feeling for other men that staggers me." This complete edition brings together the three volumes of Olson's long poem (originally published in 1960, 1968, and 1975) in an authoritative version.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520055957
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
07/25/1985
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
664
Sales rank:
964,616
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

The Maximus Poems1
Maximus Poems IV, V, VI167
The Maximus Poems: Volume Three375
Editor's Afterword637
Alternate and Questionable Readings in Volume Three647
Index of Poems649

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