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Contact Highs: Selected Poems, 1957-1987

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"Alan Ansen's first book," James Merrill has noted, "Disorderly Houses (1961), dedicated to both W. H. Auden and William Burroughs, was also his last to be published commercially. Since then this prolific and unpredictable poet's work has been available only in editions of his own devising, distributed to friends at his own caprice. As one of the happy few, I can report th ...more
Paperback, 213 pages
Published November 1st 1989 by Dalkey Archive Press (first published 1989)
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