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River Inside the River: Poems, Gregory Orr
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Author:    Gregory Orr

Title:   River Inside the River: Poems

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    W. W. Norton & Company June 2013

ISBN Number:    0393239748 / 9780393239744

Seller ID:   104523

From the acclaimed American poet whose work the San Francisco Review called "mystical, carnal, reflective, wry" come three gorgeous poetic sequences. In the first, "Eden and After," Gregory Orr retells the story of Adam and Eve. The second sequence, "The City of Poetry," evokes and explores a visionary metropolis where "every poem is a house, and every house a poem." The final sequence, "River Inside the River," focuses on redemption through the mysterious power of language to resurrect the beloved and recover what is lost. River Inside the River combines Orr's characteristic spirituality and meditative lyricism with storytelling and myth-making. These are poems that will sustain, console, and give hope, from a poet at the height of his powers.

Price = 25.95 USD



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