The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (Paperback)

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By J. D. McClatchy (Editor)
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Dazzling in its range, exhilarating in its immediacy and grace, this collection gathers together, from every region of the country and from the past forty years, the poems that continue to shape our imaginations. From Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop, John Ashbery and Adrienne Rich, to Robert Haas and Louise Gluck, this anthology takes the full measure of our poetry's daring energies and its tender understandings.

About the Author

J. D. McClatchy is Poetry Editor of "The Yale Review", and his poems, essays, and reviews appear regularly in "The New Republic, The New Yorker" and "The New York Times Book Review".
Product Details
ISBN: 9781400030934
ISBN-10: 1400030935
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: April 8th, 2003
Pages: 656
Language: English
Series: Vintage