The Resource Selected poems, Anthony Hecht ; edited by J.D. McClatchy

Selected poems, Anthony Hecht ; edited by J.D. McClatchy

Label
Selected poems
Title
Selected poems
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Hecht ; edited by J.D. McClatchy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection offers selections from the seven books of poetry of an American poet who as a soldier during World War II helped liberate concentration camps and whose poems combine formal elegance with deep emotion and a concern for history
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1923-2004
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Hecht, Anthony
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3558.E28
LC item number
A6 2011
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1945-2018
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McClatchy, J. D.
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  • American poetry
  • Poetry
  • American poetry
  • Poetry
Label
Selected poems, Anthony Hecht ; edited by J.D. McClatchy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
From A Summoning of Stones, 1954. Double Sonnet -- Japan -- Samuel Sewall -- A Poem for Julia -- Christmas is Coming -- The Gardens of the Villa D'Este -- Alceste in the Wilderness -- From The Hard Hours, 1967. A Hill -- Third Avenue in Sunlight -- Tarantula, or, the Dance of Death -- The End of the Weekend -- Message from the City -- Behold the Lilies of the Field -- The Dover Bitch -- Three Prompters from the Wings -- The Vow -- Rites and Ceremonies -- A Letter -- The Seven Deadly Sins -- "More Light! More Light!" -- "It Out-Herods Herod. Pray You, Avoid It." -- From Millions of Strange Shadows, 1977. The Cost -- Black Boy in the Dark -- Green: An Epistle -- Somebody's Life -- A Birthday Poem -- Coming Home -- "Auguries of Innocence" -- Peripeteia -- After the Rain -- The Feast of Stephen -- The Odds -- Apprehensions -- The Ghost in the Martini -- "Gladness of the Best" -- From The Venetian Vespers, 1979. The Grapes -- The Deodand -- The Short End -- Still Life -- Persistences -- The Venetian Vespers -- From The Transparent Man, 1990. Curriculum Vitae -- Chorus from Oedipus at Colonos -- Terms -- Devotions of A Painter -- Destinations -- Meditation -- See Naples and Die -- Crows in Winter -- The Transparent Man -- The Book of Yolek -- From Flight Among the Tombs, 1996. From the Presumptions of Death -- Death Sauntering About -- Death the Archbishop -- Death the Poet -- Death the Painter -- Death the Whore -- Death the Film Director -- Death the Carnival Barker -- The Whirligig of Time -- Prospects -- La-Bas: A Trance -- Matisse: Blue Interior with Two Girls, 1947 -- Proust on Skates -- From The Darkness and the Light, 2001. Late Afternoon: The Onslaught of Love -- Mirror -- A Fall -- A Certain Slant -- Saul and David -- Despair -- Judith -- Look Deep -- Sacrifice -- The Ashen Light of Dawn -- The Road to Damascus -- Sarabande on Attaining the Age of Seventy-Seven -- "The Darkness and the Light are Both Alike to Thee."
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 272 p.
Isbn
9780375711985
Lccn
2010032374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646113534
  • (OCoLC)ocn646113534
Label
Selected poems, Anthony Hecht ; edited by J.D. McClatchy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
From A Summoning of Stones, 1954. Double Sonnet -- Japan -- Samuel Sewall -- A Poem for Julia -- Christmas is Coming -- The Gardens of the Villa D'Este -- Alceste in the Wilderness -- From The Hard Hours, 1967. A Hill -- Third Avenue in Sunlight -- Tarantula, or, the Dance of Death -- The End of the Weekend -- Message from the City -- Behold the Lilies of the Field -- The Dover Bitch -- Three Prompters from the Wings -- The Vow -- Rites and Ceremonies -- A Letter -- The Seven Deadly Sins -- "More Light! More Light!" -- "It Out-Herods Herod. Pray You, Avoid It." -- From Millions of Strange Shadows, 1977. The Cost -- Black Boy in the Dark -- Green: An Epistle -- Somebody's Life -- A Birthday Poem -- Coming Home -- "Auguries of Innocence" -- Peripeteia -- After the Rain -- The Feast of Stephen -- The Odds -- Apprehensions -- The Ghost in the Martini -- "Gladness of the Best" -- From The Venetian Vespers, 1979. The Grapes -- The Deodand -- The Short End -- Still Life -- Persistences -- The Venetian Vespers -- From The Transparent Man, 1990. Curriculum Vitae -- Chorus from Oedipus at Colonos -- Terms -- Devotions of A Painter -- Destinations -- Meditation -- See Naples and Die -- Crows in Winter -- The Transparent Man -- The Book of Yolek -- From Flight Among the Tombs, 1996. From the Presumptions of Death -- Death Sauntering About -- Death the Archbishop -- Death the Poet -- Death the Painter -- Death the Whore -- Death the Film Director -- Death the Carnival Barker -- The Whirligig of Time -- Prospects -- La-Bas: A Trance -- Matisse: Blue Interior with Two Girls, 1947 -- Proust on Skates -- From The Darkness and the Light, 2001. Late Afternoon: The Onslaught of Love -- Mirror -- A Fall -- A Certain Slant -- Saul and David -- Despair -- Judith -- Look Deep -- Sacrifice -- The Ashen Light of Dawn -- The Road to Damascus -- Sarabande on Attaining the Age of Seventy-Seven -- "The Darkness and the Light are Both Alike to Thee."
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 272 p.
Isbn
9780375711985
Lccn
2010032374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646113534
  • (OCoLC)ocn646113534

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