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Copper Canyon Press

Overview
Works: 224 works in 239 publications in 1 language and 5,885 library holdings
Genres: Poetry 
Classifications: PQ8097.N4, 811.54
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The gift of tongues : twenty-five years of poetry from Copper Canyon Press( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its inception in 1972, Copper Canyon Press has remained dedicated to publishing poetry from a wide range of styles. The Gift of Tongues is drawn from among more than 150 books and chap-books of poetry published by the Press. Features Sam Hamill's in-depth personal introduction about Copper Canyon's path and dedication to the poetry of many cultures, as well as an annotated bibliography
The separate rose by Pablo Neruda( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a sequence of poems inspired by the pilgrimage to Easter Island Neruda made when he was dying of cancer, a journey through which he observes the remnants of the ancient world in opposition to modernity
Harping on : poems 1985-1995 by Carolyn Kizer( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Did you see someone cold-cock a blind nun? / Well, I did. Two helpful idiots / Steered her across the tarmac to her plane / And led her smack into the wing. / She deplaned with two black eyes & a crooked wimple, / Bruised proof that the distinction is not simple / Between ineptitude and evil."
Infanta by Erin Belieu( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of "urban-chic" poems. In Rondeau at the Train Stop, which is set in Boston, she writes: "It bothers me: the genital smell of the bay / drifting toward me on the T stop, the train / circling the city like a dingy, year-round / Christmas display. The Puritans were right, / sin's / everywhere in Massachusetts."
Letter to an imaginary friend, parts three & four by Thomas McGrath( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quipu by Arthur Sze( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sze's poems, long admired for fusing science, history, philosophy, and anthropology, are full of imaginative rigor and urgency; they make us envision the marvels and terrors of our contemporary world. His lines and rhythms are taut, sensuous, and mesmerizing; nouns become verbs - "where is a passion that orchids the body?"--And what appears solid and stable may actually be fluid, volatile. Arthur Sze harnesses the precarious, charged particulars of our lives and, through his luminous language, makes enduring and breathtaking poetry."--Jacket
So quietly the earth by David Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems on the landscapes of the Southwest weaves the archetypal elements of earth, fire, water, and air; exploring spiritual connections to the natural world while meditating on philosophical, theological and environmental issues
Communion : poems, 1976-1998 by Primus St. John( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Day's work by David Lee( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passages toward the dark by Thomas McGrath( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dying for beauty : poems by Gail Wronsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The porcine canticles : poems by David Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ardor : the book of the dead man by Marvin Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A longing for the light : selected poems of Vicente Aleixandre by Vicente Aleixandre( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Hamill's Triada : [poem] by Sam Hamill( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sometimes like a legend : Puget Sound country : poems by William Stafford( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanderer's daysong by Denise Levertov( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of the sun : [poems] by James Masao Mitsui( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steal away : selected and new poems by C. D Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of lyrics, narratives, prose poems, and odes by C.D. Wright
Heroes of the Teton mythos by Sam Hamill( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The separate roseHarping on : poems 1985-1995InfantaQuipuSo quietly the earthCommunion : poems, 1976-1998Dying for beauty : poemsThe porcine canticles : poems