Old Men and Comets

Old Men and Comets

by D. J. Enright
     
 

Old Men and Comets is a new collection of poems and prose poetry from one of the premier poets of our age. The poems include rememberances of things and people past, as well as rueful glances at things present. Here, especially, are the peculiar preoccupations of age, and some consoliong thoughts on death, all in all well-wrought in Enright's inimitable,

Overview

Old Men and Comets is a new collection of poems and prose poetry from one of the premier poets of our age. The poems include rememberances of things and people past, as well as rueful glances at things present. Here, especially, are the peculiar preoccupations of age, and some consoliong thoughts on death, all in all well-wrought in Enright's inimitable, melancholic, and ironic voice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192831767
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/20/1994
Series:
Oxford Poets
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
5.44(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.22(d)

Meet the Author

About the Author:
D.J.Enright is a well-known poet, essayist, reviewer, and translator. His most recent books include Under the Circumstances: Poems and Proses (1991), Selected Poems, (1990), and The Oxford Book of Friendship (1992).

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