Poem Of The Pillow And Other Stories By Utamaro Hokusai Kuniyoshi And Other Artists Of The Floating World

Autore: Gian Carlo Calza
Editore: Phaidon Press
ISBN: 9780714849966
Grandezza: 41,61 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 2322
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Heaven My Blanket Earth My Pillow

Autore: Wanli Yang
Editore: White Pine Press
ISBN: 9781893996298
Grandezza: 33,47 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 6323
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The poems of Yang Wan-Li (1127-1206), esteemed as one of the masters of Southern Sung poetry, reflect the magnificent landscape paintings of Sung China. His work is full of humanity and a zest for living, expressed in direct, unadorned language.

A Movie In My Pillow

Autore: Jorge Argueta
Editore: Children's Book Press
ISBN: 9780892391653
Grandezza: 23,83 MB
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Vista: 7729
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Poems in Spanish and English describe the author's boyhood as a refugee from rural El Salvador living in San Francisco, where he had to cope with a new language, a new culture, and a very different way of life.

Poems New And Collected 1957 1997

Autore: Wislawa Szymborska
Editore: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156011464
Grandezza: 69,32 MB
Formato: PDF
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Provides one hundred poems including the author's "View with a Grain of Sand," and sixty-four newly-translated selections.

Poems From The Pond

Autore: Peggy Freydberg
ISBN: 9780692376539
Grandezza: 21,21 MB
Formato: PDF
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Peggy Freydberg is proof positive that creativity has no age limit! Just when most people are winding way down, Peggy began writing a lifetime's worth of poems at age 90! Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine Brooks describes Peggy's poetry as having a "stunning intensity and searing emotional impact." Edited by Laurie David, these poems will resonate with anyone who is trying to unravel life's questions about life, love, fear, aging, and loss. Peggy's beautiful poetry proves it's never too late to start writing and be discovered - even if you are 107 years old!

Milk And Honey

Autore: Rupi Kaur
Editore: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449478654
Grandezza: 75,53 MB
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Vista: 3021
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The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and Honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.

Collected Poems

Autore: Ron Padgett
Editore: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566893429
Grandezza: 56,45 MB
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Fifty years of poems and wry insight celebrating one of the most dynamic careers in twentieth century American poetry.

The After Party

Autore: Jana Prikryl
Editore: Tim Duggan Books
ISBN: 1101906243
Grandezza: 37,59 MB
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"A truly moving book." —John Ashbery Jana Prikryl’s The After Party journeys across borders and eras, from cold war Central Europe to present-day New York City, from ancient Rome to New World suburbs, constantly testing the lingua francas we negotiate to know ourselves. These poems disclose the tensions in our inherited identities and showcase Prikryl’s ambitious experimentation with style. “Thirty Thousand Islands,” the second half of the collection, presents some forty linked poems that incorporate numerous voices. Rooted in one place that fragments into many places—the remote shores of Lake Huron in Canada, a region with no natural resources aside from its beauty—these poems are an elegy that speaks beyond grief. Penetrating, vital, and visionary, The After Party marks the arrival of an extraordinary new talent. From the Trade Paperback edition.

A Great Big Cuddle

Autore: Michael Rosen
ISBN: 9781406343199
Grandezza: 20,96 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 6034
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Two of the biggest names in children's publishing, Michael Rosen and Chris Riddell, come together in this poetry collection. The poems fizz off the page with sound and rhythm, energy and laughter, as Rosen captures in the most remarkable way what it means to be very, very young.

This Is All

Autore: Aidan Chambers
Editore: Random House
ISBN: 1407098365
Grandezza: 79,13 MB
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Subtitled The Pillow Book of Cordelia Kenn this is the story of Cordelia from the time she is 15 until she is 20. She is pregnant and plans to give this account to her daughter on her 16th birthday so that they can share their youth together. She chooses the old and famous Japanese book, 'The Pillow Book' by Sei Shonagon, as a model in order to include all kinds of things she has already written as well as the episodes and thoughts she has now as she compiles her book. She tells of her mother (who died when Cordelia was 5) of her father and her aunt Doris (who marry when she is 16), of her love for William Blacklin, the boy with whom she chooses to have her first sex - and with whom she falls deeply in love. She writes about Julie Martin her teacher who helps her spiritually, describes her love affair with an older married man and her terrifying sexual experience with an unbalanced young man who is obsessed with her. The book includes thoughts on being a women, on poetry, music, reading and writing, on being pregnant and finally of her marriage to William. This Is All is an anthology, written in six 'books' of Cordelia's adolescent life, by turns funny, poignant, sad, exciting, fascinating ironic and truthful about topics that parents often do not tell their children. It is a richly entertaining and challenging read.