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Horoscopes for the dead : poems, Billy Collins

Label
Horoscopes for the dead : poems
Title
Horoscopes for the dead
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
Billy Collins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this new collection, "America's most popular poet" covers the everlasting themes of love and loss, life and death, youth and aging, solitude and union
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, Billy
Dewey number
811
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O47478
LC item number
H67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • Poetry
Label
Horoscopes for the dead : poems, Billy Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
United States poet laureate, 2001-2003
Contents
Grave -- The Straightener -- Palermo -- The Flaneur -- The Snag -- Memento mori -- As usual -- Thieves -- The Guest -- Gold -- Good news -- Genesis -- Horoscopes for the dead -- Hell -- Simple arithmetic -- Her -- Florida -- A Question about birds -- The New globe -- Girl -- Watercoloring -- At the home of the Baroness of Pembrokeshire -- Poem on the 300th anniversary of the Trinity School -- Chairs that no one sits in -- Memorizing "The Sun Rising" by John Donne -- Two creatures -- Vocation -- My unborn children -- Hangover -- Table talk -- Delivery -- The Symbol -- Winter in Utah -- What she said -- Feedback -- Drawing you from memory -- Riverside, California -- Cemetery ride -- Thank-you notes -- Lakeside -- Revision -- Night and day -- My hero -- The Meatball department -- Silhouette -- Bread and butter -- Roses -- After I heard you were gone -- On reading a program note on Aaron Copland -- Poetry workshop held in a former cigar factory in Key West -- Returning the pencil to its tray
Control code
ocn747936516
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xiii, 106, [2] p.
Isbn
9780812975628
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)747936516
Label
Horoscopes for the dead : poems, Billy Collins
Publication
Note
United States poet laureate, 2001-2003
Contents
Grave -- The Straightener -- Palermo -- The Flaneur -- The Snag -- Memento mori -- As usual -- Thieves -- The Guest -- Gold -- Good news -- Genesis -- Horoscopes for the dead -- Hell -- Simple arithmetic -- Her -- Florida -- A Question about birds -- The New globe -- Girl -- Watercoloring -- At the home of the Baroness of Pembrokeshire -- Poem on the 300th anniversary of the Trinity School -- Chairs that no one sits in -- Memorizing "The Sun Rising" by John Donne -- Two creatures -- Vocation -- My unborn children -- Hangover -- Table talk -- Delivery -- The Symbol -- Winter in Utah -- What she said -- Feedback -- Drawing you from memory -- Riverside, California -- Cemetery ride -- Thank-you notes -- Lakeside -- Revision -- Night and day -- My hero -- The Meatball department -- Silhouette -- Bread and butter -- Roses -- After I heard you were gone -- On reading a program note on Aaron Copland -- Poetry workshop held in a former cigar factory in Key West -- Returning the pencil to its tray
Control code
ocn747936516
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xiii, 106, [2] p.
Isbn
9780812975628
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)747936516

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