The Guns and Flags Project: Poems

The Guns and Flags Project: Poems

by Geoffrey G. O'Brien

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ISBN-13: 9780520231450
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 02/22/2002
Series: New California Poetry Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 85
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Geoffrey G. O'Brien's poetry has appeared in many journals, including American Letter & Commentary, The American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Denver Quarterly, Fence, The Iowa Review, and Volt.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
The Premiere of Reappearance
Second Shift
Absence of the Archbishop
Solubility
Isabel’s First House
Thoughts of a Judge
Eloign
Early Description
The Sentry-Box
Parts of a House
Tale with a Cascading Moral
Excelsior
Observations on the Florida Question
Reverent Estimations
Palinode
Two Philosophers
Plants Waving in Different Directions
. . . .

In the Idle Style
The Truth in Italy
Standing Before Paintings
Constantly So Near
An Unusual Optimism
Stanzas from Oliveira’s Third Dream
Man Called Aerodynamics
Of a Pressing Nature
A Soldier’s Uniform
The Guestbook
The White Mare Sodality
Notes from the Trial of K.
Vinteuil’s Little Phrase
Blue Rider School
The State’s Only Child
The State’s Only Child
Portrait of the X Family

Invention of Laughter
Second Summer
Omertà
Winter Rose

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