Jim Metcalf: Collected Poems (Paperback)Jim Metcalf (author)
Paperback 256 Pages / Published: 31/12/1999
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"Jim Metcalf was an uncommon man. He saw things differently than most people. . . . He was infatuated with words. He loved the language. He used it well."--Phil Johnson, assistant general manager, WWL-TV, New OrleansFor the first time, Pelican combines Follow Another Star, Please to Begin, In Some Quiet Place, and Jim Metcalf's Journal, four rare, out-of-print collections of the author's poetry, in an exemplary anthology that serves as a brilliant reminder of the poet and his work.Jim Metcalf, like Robert Frost before him, was a poet whose commentaries on everyday objects and events offer a keen insight into man, nature, and ourselves. During his life, Metcalf was the fourth best-selling poet in the United States, with 52,000 copies of his books sold in only three years.Now, a new generation of readers can discover the understated eloquence of Metcalf's poetry in this handsome, affordable edition.
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Co
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 265 g
Dimensions: 215 x 139 x 15 mm
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