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Author Bly, Robert.

Title Stealing sugar from the castle : selected poems, 1950 to 2013 / Robert Bly.

Publisher New York, N.Y. : W.W. Norton & Co., c2013.
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Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 378 p. ; 25 cm
Summary From 1950 through the present, this collection of work from the voice of transcendentalism and meditative mysticism for his generation celebrates the uncanny beauty of the everyday.
Note Includes index.
Contents Early poems, 1950-1955 -- Silence in the snowy fields, 1958-1978, and related poems -- The light around the body, 1967, and related poems -- The teeth mother naked at last, 1970-1972 -- The Point Reyes poems, 1974, and related poems -- Sleepers joining hands, 1973-1986 -- Loving a woman in two worlds, 1978-1985, and related poems -- This body is made of camphor and gopherwood, 1973-1980 -- The man in the black coat turns, 1980-1984 -- Meditations on the insatiable soul, 1990-1994 -- Morning poems, 1993-1997 -- Poems from eating the honey of words, 1999 -- The night Abraham called to the stars, 2001 -- My sentence was a thousand years of joy, 2005 -- Talking to the ear of a donkey, 2011 -- New poems, 2012-2013.
Subject American poetry -- 20th century.
American poetry -- 21st century.
Call # 811.54 BLY
ISBN 9780393240078 (hardcover)
039324007X (hardcover)
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