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The Resource Selected poems, Denise Levertov ; with a preface by Robert Creeley ; edited and with an afterword by Paul A. Lacey

Selected poems, Denise Levertov ; with a preface by Robert Creeley ; edited and with an afterword by Paul A. Lacey

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Selected poems
Title
Selected poems
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Denise Levertov ; with a preface by Robert Creeley ; edited and with an afterword by Paul A. Lacey
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a selection of poems by twentieth-century poet Denise Levertov, composed over the course of six decades
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1923-1997
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Levertov, Denise
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3562.E8876
LC item number
A6 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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Lacey, Paul A
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  • Poetry, Modern
  • Women poets, American
  • Poetry, Modern
  • Women poets, American
Label
Selected poems, Denise Levertov ; with a preface by Robert Creeley ; edited and with an afterword by Paul A. Lacey
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Publication
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Includes index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Robert Creeley -- Listening to Distant Drums -- Childhood's End -- Poem ("Some are too much at home in the role of wanderer") -- Too Easy: to Write of Miracles -- The Earthwoman and the Waterwoman -- The Marriage -- The Marriage (II) -- Laying the Dust -- Everything that Acts Is Natural -- Overland to the Islands -- The Instant -- Illustrious Ancestors -- Action -- Merritt Parkway -- With Eyes at the Back of Our Heads -- Pleasures -- To the Snake -- Obsessions -- The Dead -- Terror -- A Common Ground -- Come into Animal Presence -- A Map of the Western Part of the County of Essex in England -- Three Meditations -- The Jacob's Ladder -- The Tulips -- During the Eichmann Trial: "When We Look Up" -- The Ache of Marriage -- Song for Ishtar -- Claritas -- The Secret -- September 1961 -- O Taste and See -- Eros at Temple Stream -- The Stone-Carver's Poem -- The Disclosure -- About Marriage -- The Prayer -- Hypocrite Women -- In Mind -- The Wings -- Joy -- Annuals -- The Mutes -- The Cat as Cat -- Living -- A Lamentation -- Olga Poems -- The Closed World -- Second Didactic Poem -- Life at War -- To Speak -- Bedtime -- Relearning the Alphabet -- The Broken Sandal -- The Cold Spring -- At David's Grave -- What Wild Dawns There Were -- July 1968 -- A Cloak -- A Tree Telling of Orpheus -- Advent 1966 -- Tenebrae -- "Staying Alive" -- i. At the Justice Department November 15, 1969 -- ii. Gandhi's Gun (and Brecht's Vow) -- Entr'acte 'Let Us Sing Unto the Lord a New Song' -- Love Poem -- 3 a.m., September 1, 1969 -- The Wanderer -- The Old King -- Memories of John Keats -- To Antonio Machado -- The Life Around Us -- Living Alone (I) -- Living Alone (II) -- Living Alone (III) -- Divorcing -- Libation -- Prayer for Revolutionary Love -- The Freeing of the Dust -- The Woman -- The Life of Others -- A Woman Alone -- Chekhov on the West Heath -- The 90th Year -- A Soul-Cake -- Talking to Grief -- Wedding-Ring -- Talking to Oneself -- Poet and Person -- The Dragon-fly Mother -- Candles in Babylon -- Williams: An Essay -- Mass for the Day of St. Thomas Didymus -- Beginners -- Concurrence -- She and the Muse -- Decipherings -- The Avowal -- St. Peter and the Angel -- The Antiphon -- Of Being -- " ... That Passeth All Understanding" -- The Servant Girl at Emmaus -- "I learned that her name was Proverb" -- Hunting the Phoenix -- The Spirits Appeased -- Caedmon -- Making Peace -- During a Song's Dangerous Illness -- On a Theme from Julian's Chapter XX -- The Showings: Lady Julian of Norwich, 1342-1416) -- Variation and Reflection on a Theme by Rilke (The Book of Hours, Book 1, Poem 7) -- Annuniciation -- Braiding -- Flickering Mind -- The Love of Morning -- Wings in the Pedlar's Pack -- St. Thomas Didymus -- The Life of Art -- To Rilke -- A Traveler -- A Woodcut -- Web -- Ikon: The Harrowing of Hell -- Suspended -- Settling -- Elusive -- Effacement -- Presence -- Open Secret -- For Bet -- Flowers of Sophia -- Evening Train -- Witness -- Salvador Mundi: Via Crucis -- What Harbinger? -- Le Motif -- In Question -- The Mystery of Deep Candor -- Sojourns in the Parallel World -- The Change -- For Those Whom the Gods Love Less -- Conversion of Brother Lawrence -- Pentimento -- Sands of the Well -- Primary Wonder -- Crow Spring -- In Whom We Live and Move and Have Our Being -- Celebration -- First Love -- Roast Potatoes -- The mountain's daily speech is silence -- Once Only -- The Metier of Blossoming -- Enduring Love -- Afterword / Paul A. Lacey
Control code
50279953
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvi, 220 pages
Isbn
9780811215206
Lccn
2002011891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50279953
Label
Selected poems, Denise Levertov ; with a preface by Robert Creeley ; edited and with an afterword by Paul A. Lacey
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Robert Creeley -- Listening to Distant Drums -- Childhood's End -- Poem ("Some are too much at home in the role of wanderer") -- Too Easy: to Write of Miracles -- The Earthwoman and the Waterwoman -- The Marriage -- The Marriage (II) -- Laying the Dust -- Everything that Acts Is Natural -- Overland to the Islands -- The Instant -- Illustrious Ancestors -- Action -- Merritt Parkway -- With Eyes at the Back of Our Heads -- Pleasures -- To the Snake -- Obsessions -- The Dead -- Terror -- A Common Ground -- Come into Animal Presence -- A Map of the Western Part of the County of Essex in England -- Three Meditations -- The Jacob's Ladder -- The Tulips -- During the Eichmann Trial: "When We Look Up" -- The Ache of Marriage -- Song for Ishtar -- Claritas -- The Secret -- September 1961 -- O Taste and See -- Eros at Temple Stream -- The Stone-Carver's Poem -- The Disclosure -- About Marriage -- The Prayer -- Hypocrite Women -- In Mind -- The Wings -- Joy -- Annuals -- The Mutes -- The Cat as Cat -- Living -- A Lamentation -- Olga Poems -- The Closed World -- Second Didactic Poem -- Life at War -- To Speak -- Bedtime -- Relearning the Alphabet -- The Broken Sandal -- The Cold Spring -- At David's Grave -- What Wild Dawns There Were -- July 1968 -- A Cloak -- A Tree Telling of Orpheus -- Advent 1966 -- Tenebrae -- "Staying Alive" -- i. At the Justice Department November 15, 1969 -- ii. Gandhi's Gun (and Brecht's Vow) -- Entr'acte 'Let Us Sing Unto the Lord a New Song' -- Love Poem -- 3 a.m., September 1, 1969 -- The Wanderer -- The Old King -- Memories of John Keats -- To Antonio Machado -- The Life Around Us -- Living Alone (I) -- Living Alone (II) -- Living Alone (III) -- Divorcing -- Libation -- Prayer for Revolutionary Love -- The Freeing of the Dust -- The Woman -- The Life of Others -- A Woman Alone -- Chekhov on the West Heath -- The 90th Year -- A Soul-Cake -- Talking to Grief -- Wedding-Ring -- Talking to Oneself -- Poet and Person -- The Dragon-fly Mother -- Candles in Babylon -- Williams: An Essay -- Mass for the Day of St. Thomas Didymus -- Beginners -- Concurrence -- She and the Muse -- Decipherings -- The Avowal -- St. Peter and the Angel -- The Antiphon -- Of Being -- " ... That Passeth All Understanding" -- The Servant Girl at Emmaus -- "I learned that her name was Proverb" -- Hunting the Phoenix -- The Spirits Appeased -- Caedmon -- Making Peace -- During a Song's Dangerous Illness -- On a Theme from Julian's Chapter XX -- The Showings: Lady Julian of Norwich, 1342-1416) -- Variation and Reflection on a Theme by Rilke (The Book of Hours, Book 1, Poem 7) -- Annuniciation -- Braiding -- Flickering Mind -- The Love of Morning -- Wings in the Pedlar's Pack -- St. Thomas Didymus -- The Life of Art -- To Rilke -- A Traveler -- A Woodcut -- Web -- Ikon: The Harrowing of Hell -- Suspended -- Settling -- Elusive -- Effacement -- Presence -- Open Secret -- For Bet -- Flowers of Sophia -- Evening Train -- Witness -- Salvador Mundi: Via Crucis -- What Harbinger? -- Le Motif -- In Question -- The Mystery of Deep Candor -- Sojourns in the Parallel World -- The Change -- For Those Whom the Gods Love Less -- Conversion of Brother Lawrence -- Pentimento -- Sands of the Well -- Primary Wonder -- Crow Spring -- In Whom We Live and Move and Have Our Being -- Celebration -- First Love -- Roast Potatoes -- The mountain's daily speech is silence -- Once Only -- The Metier of Blossoming -- Enduring Love -- Afterword / Paul A. Lacey
Control code
50279953
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvi, 220 pages
Isbn
9780811215206
Lccn
2002011891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50279953
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