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The Devil's Tour

Karr, Mary

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ISBN 10: 0811212319 / ISBN 13: 9780811212311
Published by New Directions, 1993
Used Condition: Fine Soft cover
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First Edition (first printing). The second book by the author of THE LIAR'S CLUB, a poetry collection. Fine in pictorial wraps as issued. Signed by Karr on the title page. Bookseller Inventory # 71939

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Bibliographic Details

Title: The Devil's Tour

Publisher: New Directions

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Synopsis:

The Devil's Tour: Poems
viii, 51 pp. "This is a book of poems about standing in the dark, about trying to memorize the bad news. The tour is a tour of the skull. I am thinking of Satan in Paradise Lost: 'The mind is its own place and it can make a hell of heav'n or a heav'n of hell...I myself am hell.'"Keywords: MARY KARR AMERICAN LITERATURE DEVIL'S TOUR POEMS POETRY

About the Author:

Mary Karr's poems and essays have won Pushcart prizes and have appeared in magazines such as The New YorkerThe Atlantic, and Parnassus. She was a Bunting Fellow at Radcliffe College, and is now the Jesse Truesdale Peck Professor of English Literature at Syracuse.

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