A reissuing of The Mud Actor, the debut collection of poetry by Cyrus Cassells.
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CYRUS CASSELLS's first book, The Mud Actor, was a 1982 National Poetry Series selection and a finalist for the Bay Area Book Reviewers Award. Named as one of the Best Books of 1994 by Publishers Weekly, his second volume, Soul Make A Path Through Shouting, was also awarded the Poetry Society of America's William Carlos Williams Award, and was a finalist for the Associated Writing Program Series Award and the Lenore Marshall Prize for outstanding book of the year. Beautiful Signor, his third collection, received a 1997 Lambda Literary Award and was a finalist for the Bay Area Book Reviewers Award. His most recent book, Riders on the Back of Silence, is a novel in verse. He has been a recipient of the Peter I.B. Lavan Younger Poet Award of the Academy of American Poets, a Pushcart Prize and Lannan Literary Award, among other honors. A graduate of Stanford University, Cassells is Associate Professor of English at Southwest Texas State University near Austin, Texas.
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Book Description Henry Holt & Company, Inc., 1982. Book Condition: Good. First edition.. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP82756052
Book Description Henry Holt & Company, Inc. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Good: Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Bookseller Inventory # 2570206980
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800306137154.0
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800306137153.0
Book Description Holt Rinehart Winston, NY, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Very good hardback in a lightly rubbed and soiled jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 25815
Book Description Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, NY, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Clean, tight copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". Bookseller Inventory # 00516834
Book Description Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1982. xii, 84p., personal inscription signed by the poet, very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. African American poet. National Poetry Series. Cyrus Cassells was born in 1957 in Delaware, grew up primarily in the Mojave Desert of Southern Californa, and lives at present in San Francisco. Bookseller Inventory # 205697