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Ian Hamilton Finlay: A Model of Order

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"It doesn't greatly matter to me whether I'm using plants or trees or stones or words or events," the artist, poet and gardener Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925-2006) once told an interviewer; "the impulse is always to make a coherent order out of things." Through a carefully edited selection from a voluminous correspondence, A Model of Order "tracks the unique arc of Finlay's de ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published February 28th 2010 by WAX366
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Cooper Renner
Oct 17, 2010 Cooper Renner rated it it was amazing
This tiny book -- less than 50 pages of text -- selected from the letters of Finlay to various people provides a wealth of ideas about poetry and the writing of it: useful for readers, poets and students of poetry.
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