Poems describing Ireland, Scotland, Cape Cod, and other places use themes from nature, the sea, and boating to reveal the poet's inner self
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This stunning collection of poetry ranges from locales from Ireland to the Outer Hebrides, the Orkneys, the Shetland Islands, and the poets native Cape Code. In line after line Brendan Galvin evokes the physical world with a naturalist's eye, dazzlingly apparent in his burshstrokes depicting a gull sliding 'on a crawl of heat among exposed hummocks' or white birches standing 'like hairline / faults of frost / driven through stone.'About the Author:
Brendan Galvin is professor of English at Central Connecticut State University.
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Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0807121088