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The Resource The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor

The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor

Label
The best of the best American poetry
Title
The best of the best American poetry
Statement of responsibility
Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
100 poems selected by Robert Pinsky that represent each volume in The best American poetry series
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Best American poetry
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS615
LC item number
.B4755 2013
Literary form
poetry
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1948-
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  • Lehman, David
  • Pinsky, Robert
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  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • Lyrik
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Label
The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First Scribner edition, April 2013."
Contents
  • Bored
  • Operation memory
  • David Lehman
  • The return
  • Philip Levine
  • The autobiography of Khwaja Mustasim
  • Amit Majmudar
  • Hell
  • Sarah Manguso
  • My mammogram
  • J.D. McClatchy
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Past all understanding
  • Heather McHugh
  • From "The person she is"
  • James McMichael
  • The 'ring' cycle
  • James Merrill
  • The stranger
  • W.S. Merwin
  • There will be animals
  • Thylias Moss
  • Injunction
  • The loaf
  • Paul Muldoon
  • From Muse & drudge
  • Harryette Mullen
  • Hate mail
  • Carol Muske-Dukes
  • Q
  • Sharon Olds
  • The window at Arles
  • Meghan O'Rourke
  • Frank Bidart
  • I do not
  • Michael Palmer
  • Fretwork
  • Carl Phillips
  • Samurai song
  • Robert Pinsky
  • A short narrative of breasts and wombs in service of plot entitled
  • Claudia Rankine
  • Ends of the earth
  • Adrienne Rich
  • Feminine intuition
  • The Rev. Larry Love is dead
  • David Rivard
  • Discounting Lynn
  • J. Allyn Rosser
  • Middle school
  • Mary Ruefle
  • Outsider art
  • Kay Ryan
  • Switchblade
  • Michael Ryan
  • Stephanie Brown
  • Let's all hear it for Mildred Bailey!
  • James Schuyler
  • Pornography
  • Lloyd Schwartz
  • The death of the shah
  • Frederick Seidel --- Country western singer
  • Alan Shapiro
  • Country fair
  • Charles Simic
  • At the pool
  • Three oranges
  • Tom Sleigh
  • Building
  • Gary Snyder
  • Asphodel
  • A.E. Stallings
  • The latest hotel guest walks over particles that revolve in seven other dimensions controlling latticed space
  • Ruth Stone
  • From Dark harbor
  • Mark Strand
  • Forty
  • Charles Bukowski
  • Pamela Sutton
  • Bounden duty
  • James Tate
  • Elegy
  • Natasha Trethewey
  • Counterman
  • Paul Violi
  • Necrophiliac
  • Rosanna Warren
  • Time pieces
  • The life of towns
  • Rachel Wetzsteon
  • A filial republic
  • Susan Wheeler --- This pleasing anxious being
  • Richard Wilbur
  • A hundred bones
  • C.K. Williams
  • The mill-race
  • Anne Winters
  • American twilight
  • Charles Wright
  • Anne Carson
  • A happy thought
  • Franz Wright
  • Religion
  • Robert Wrigley
  • Vespers
  • C. Dale Young
  • No forgiveness ode
  • Dean Young
  • Lime light blues
  • Kevin Young
  • Terminal nostalgia
  • Self-portrait as four styles of Pompeian wall painting
  • Henri Cole
  • Dharma
  • Billy Collins
  • En famille
  • Robert Creeley
  • You art a scholar, Horatio, speak to it
  • Olena Kalytiak Davis
  • Our generation
  • Carl Dennis
  • Sherman Alexie
  • Skin
  • Susan Dickman
  • Desire
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Difference
  • Mark Doty
  • All souls'
  • Rita Dove
  • How it will end
  • Denise Duhamel
  • Garbage
  • The imagined
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Powers of Congress
  • Alice Fulton
  • Salutations to Fernando Pessoa
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • Landscape
  • Louise Glück
  • Manifest destiny
  • Jorie Graham
  • A.R. Ammons
  • Safe
  • Linda Gregerson
  • The war
  • Linda Gregg
  • Cafeteria in Boston
  • Thom Gunn
  • Prophecy
  • Donald Hall
  • The opaque
  • Mark Halliday
  • Soft money
  • Bush's war
  • Robert Hass
  • A house is not a home
  • Terrance Hayes
  • The polar circle
  • Lyn Hejinian
  • Having intended to merely pick on an oil company, the poem goes awry
  • Bob Hicok
  • Phone booth
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Rae Armantrout
  • Man on a fire escape
  • Edward Hirsch
  • In praise of coldness
  • Jane Hirshfield
  • In a quiet town by the sea
  • Tony Hoagland
  • The see-saw
  • John Hollander
  • Like most revelations
  • Richard Howard
  • Wakefulness
  • 9-11-01
  • Fanny Howe
  • Magdalene-- the seven devils
  • Marie Howe
  • From "Urban renewal"
  • Major Jackson
  • Plea for forgiveness
  • Rodney Jones
  • So where are we?
  • Lawrence Joseph
  • John Ashbery
  • Reading aloud to my father
  • Jane Kenyon
  • Proverb
  • Kenneth Koch
  • Sally's hair
  • John Koethe
  • Facing it
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Touch me
  • Stanley Kunitz
Control code
800030713
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
25th anniversary ed
Extent
xxviii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781451658880
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)800030713
Label
The best of the best American poetry, Robert Pinsky, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Publication
Note
"First Scribner edition, April 2013."
Contents
  • Bored
  • Operation memory
  • David Lehman
  • The return
  • Philip Levine
  • The autobiography of Khwaja Mustasim
  • Amit Majmudar
  • Hell
  • Sarah Manguso
  • My mammogram
  • J.D. McClatchy
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Past all understanding
  • Heather McHugh
  • From "The person she is"
  • James McMichael
  • The 'ring' cycle
  • James Merrill
  • The stranger
  • W.S. Merwin
  • There will be animals
  • Thylias Moss
  • Injunction
  • The loaf
  • Paul Muldoon
  • From Muse & drudge
  • Harryette Mullen
  • Hate mail
  • Carol Muske-Dukes
  • Q
  • Sharon Olds
  • The window at Arles
  • Meghan O'Rourke
  • Frank Bidart
  • I do not
  • Michael Palmer
  • Fretwork
  • Carl Phillips
  • Samurai song
  • Robert Pinsky
  • A short narrative of breasts and wombs in service of plot entitled
  • Claudia Rankine
  • Ends of the earth
  • Adrienne Rich
  • Feminine intuition
  • The Rev. Larry Love is dead
  • David Rivard
  • Discounting Lynn
  • J. Allyn Rosser
  • Middle school
  • Mary Ruefle
  • Outsider art
  • Kay Ryan
  • Switchblade
  • Michael Ryan
  • Stephanie Brown
  • Let's all hear it for Mildred Bailey!
  • James Schuyler
  • Pornography
  • Lloyd Schwartz
  • The death of the shah
  • Frederick Seidel --- Country western singer
  • Alan Shapiro
  • Country fair
  • Charles Simic
  • At the pool
  • Three oranges
  • Tom Sleigh
  • Building
  • Gary Snyder
  • Asphodel
  • A.E. Stallings
  • The latest hotel guest walks over particles that revolve in seven other dimensions controlling latticed space
  • Ruth Stone
  • From Dark harbor
  • Mark Strand
  • Forty
  • Charles Bukowski
  • Pamela Sutton
  • Bounden duty
  • James Tate
  • Elegy
  • Natasha Trethewey
  • Counterman
  • Paul Violi
  • Necrophiliac
  • Rosanna Warren
  • Time pieces
  • The life of towns
  • Rachel Wetzsteon
  • A filial republic
  • Susan Wheeler --- This pleasing anxious being
  • Richard Wilbur
  • A hundred bones
  • C.K. Williams
  • The mill-race
  • Anne Winters
  • American twilight
  • Charles Wright
  • Anne Carson
  • A happy thought
  • Franz Wright
  • Religion
  • Robert Wrigley
  • Vespers
  • C. Dale Young
  • No forgiveness ode
  • Dean Young
  • Lime light blues
  • Kevin Young
  • Terminal nostalgia
  • Self-portrait as four styles of Pompeian wall painting
  • Henri Cole
  • Dharma
  • Billy Collins
  • En famille
  • Robert Creeley
  • You art a scholar, Horatio, speak to it
  • Olena Kalytiak Davis
  • Our generation
  • Carl Dennis
  • Sherman Alexie
  • Skin
  • Susan Dickman
  • Desire
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Difference
  • Mark Doty
  • All souls'
  • Rita Dove
  • How it will end
  • Denise Duhamel
  • Garbage
  • The imagined
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Powers of Congress
  • Alice Fulton
  • Salutations to Fernando Pessoa
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • Landscape
  • Louise Glück
  • Manifest destiny
  • Jorie Graham
  • A.R. Ammons
  • Safe
  • Linda Gregerson
  • The war
  • Linda Gregg
  • Cafeteria in Boston
  • Thom Gunn
  • Prophecy
  • Donald Hall
  • The opaque
  • Mark Halliday
  • Soft money
  • Bush's war
  • Robert Hass
  • A house is not a home
  • Terrance Hayes
  • The polar circle
  • Lyn Hejinian
  • Having intended to merely pick on an oil company, the poem goes awry
  • Bob Hicok
  • Phone booth
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Rae Armantrout
  • Man on a fire escape
  • Edward Hirsch
  • In praise of coldness
  • Jane Hirshfield
  • In a quiet town by the sea
  • Tony Hoagland
  • The see-saw
  • John Hollander
  • Like most revelations
  • Richard Howard
  • Wakefulness
  • 9-11-01
  • Fanny Howe
  • Magdalene-- the seven devils
  • Marie Howe
  • From "Urban renewal"
  • Major Jackson
  • Plea for forgiveness
  • Rodney Jones
  • So where are we?
  • Lawrence Joseph
  • John Ashbery
  • Reading aloud to my father
  • Jane Kenyon
  • Proverb
  • Kenneth Koch
  • Sally's hair
  • John Koethe
  • Facing it
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Touch me
  • Stanley Kunitz
Control code
800030713
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
25th anniversary ed
Extent
xxviii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781451658880
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)800030713

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