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The Language of Spring: Poems for the Season of Renewal

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The Language of Springcollects some thirty of the most evocative English-language poems on the experience of spring. The poems range from the traditional and formal (Gerard Manley Hopkins"s "Spring" and Edna St. Vincent Millay"s "English Sparrows") to the contemporary, experimental, and diverse (Henry Reed"s "Naming of Parts," Marie Ponsot"s "Mauve," and William Carlos Wil ...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published April 15th 2003 by Beacon Press
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Thorough collection of tributes to the renewal and rejuvenation of Spring. My favorite, Shakespeare’s FROM YOU HAVE I BEEN ABSENT…
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Robert Atwan has been the series editor of The Best American Essays since its inception in 1986. He has edited numerous literary anthologies and written essays and reviews for periodicals nationwide.
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