Selected Poems

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1982.

Price: $200.00

First edition. Gift inscription, a few small spots on the front board, and subtle sunning at the spine, else a near fine copy in a lightly worn, near fine slipcase. One of 200 numbered copies Signed by the poet. Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

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Selected Poems. Galway KINNELL.

Galway Kinnell
birth name: Galway Kinnell
born: 2/1/1927

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American poet who examined the primitive bases of existence that are obscured by the overlay of civilization. His poems search for significance in such circumstances as an individual's personal relationship with violence and inevitable death, attempts to hold death at bay, the plight of the urban dispossessed, and the regenerative power of nature. Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore