254 pp., Dj rubbed bit with no tears ir chips. Digned by Koethe on the rirle page. Bookseller Inventory # 001987
North Point North: New and Selected Poems showcases the work of an important contemporary American poet, winner of the prestigious Kingsley-Tufts Award for Poetry.
The volume opens with twenty-one new poems, some of which have appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, the New Republic, the Paris Review, and the Kenyon Review, among other periodicals, and in The Best American Poems 2001, edited by Robert Hass and David Lehman. Following are selections from Koethe's five earlier collections of poems: Blue Vents, Domes, The Late Wisconsin Spring, The Constructor, and Falling Water. Together these poems create a remarkable and powerful new volume, a milestone in this gifted poet's career.
About the Author: John Koethe is distinguished professor of philosophy emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the first Poet Laureate of Milwaukee. His collections include Falling Water, which won the Kingsley-Tufts Award, North Point North, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and Ninety-fifth Street, winner of the Lenore Marshall Prize. In 2011, he received a Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Title: North Point North: New and Selected Poems
Publication Date: 2002
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Harpercollins, 2002. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. A fine, clean and tight hardcover copy in a near fine and tight dustjacket/brodart covered, First Edition. SIGNED/INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Dustjacket has two tiny nicks to the top and bottom corner folds. Otherwise, this is a very nice copy. = We ship all books with Delivery Confirmation. = We have been selling Used Books for over 30 years. Seller Inventory # 000590A