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Synopsis: Jones's poems pay tribute to painters, musicians, writers, sculptors, and other artists who, like Vincent van Gogh's flower growers, "have remained and will remain."
About the Author: From 1961 until he retired in 1991, Robert C. Jones taught in the Department of English and Philosophy, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg. He has been a Senior Fulbright Lecturer in American Literature at the University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania; Visiting Fulbright Lecturer in American Literature at Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece; and Visiting Professor of American Literature at the University of Economic Sciences, Budapest, Hungary. Currently, he writes and publishes poetry and occasional reviews; and he gives readings and participates in poetry workshops for schools, writing conferences, and young authors conferences throughout Missouri. His poems, essays, and reviews have appeared in Commonweal, ByLine, Buffalo Spree, New Letters, The Sewanee Review, The American Book Review, The Boston Review, The American Scholar, Naval History, and The Horn Book Magazine.
Title: The Flower Growers, Poems
Publisher: Mid-America Press
Publication Date: 1999
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Mid-America Press, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Good. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!. Seller Inventory # S_129516212
Book Description Mid-America Press, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Used: Good. Ex-Library with all expected markings and inclusions. Has a moderate amount of shelf wear. Seller Inventory # 131109008
Book Description The Mid-America Press, Inc., 1999. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. No owners' marks; pages are clean, crisp and bright; binding is square and tight; there is some light rubbing at the soft cover's spine ends and free corners, and there is some faint smudging around the right rear edge, otherwise excellent. Seller Inventory # 056032
Book Description Mid-America Press, 1999. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0910479062