Book of My Nights / Edition 1

Book of My Nights / Edition 1

by Li-Young Lee
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ISBN-10:
1929918089
ISBN-13:
9781929918089
Pub. Date:
09/01/2001
Publisher:
BOA Editions, Ltd.
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Book of My Nights / Edition 1

In Book of My Nights, Li-Young Lee once again gives us lyrical poetry that fuses memory, family, culture and history. In language as simple and powerful as the human muscle, these poems work individually and as a full- sequence meditation on the vulnerability of humanity. Now one of the world's most-acclaimed young poets, Mr. Lee has received numerous honors and awards. His poems have been translated into more than a dozen languages.

Author Biography: With the publication of Rose (the 1986 Delmore Schwartz Poetry Award), Li-Young Lee burst into the American literary scene. He followed that astonishing book with The City in Which I Love You. Mr. Lee has appeared on National Public Radio a number of times and The Power of the Word, the PBS television series with Bill Moyers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781929918089
Publisher: BOA Editions, Ltd.
Publication date: 09/01/2001
Series: American Poets Continuum Series
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 1,259,168
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

Pillow1
A Table in the Wilderness3
From Another Room6
Nativity9
Hurry toward Beginning11
Little Round13
Black Petal15
The Well18
Night Mirror19
Heir to All21
Discrepancies, Happy and Sad22
My Father's House23
The Moon from Any Window28
Degrees of Blue30
The Sleepless32
Our River Now33
The Bridge35
Words for Worry36
Little Father38
Lullaby39
One Heart41
Praise Them42
Build by Flying43
In the Beginning44
The Other Hours46
The Hammock48
The Eternal Son49
A Dove! I Said52
Fill and Fall54
Dwelling55
Echo and Shadow56
Restless58
Stations of the Sea61
Buried Heart63
Out of Hiding65
Acknowledgments66
About the Author67

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nodded. "Alright."she said, falling into the charachter. She padded there.