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Reading sand : poems

Author: William L Fox
Publisher: Reno ; [Great Britain] : University of Nevada Press, ©2002.
Series: Western literature series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English

The ascetic and enigmatic vastness of the Great Basin has challenged the talents of many writers. In this collection William L. Fox captures the essence of the Great Basin desert - its daunting  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William L Fox
ISBN: 0874174988 9780874174984
OCLC Number: 49737412
Description: xiii, 99 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Monody --
six parts --
leaving elko --
two canyons --
promontory --
brush fires --
sunset --
fibonnaci series --
the winter field --
the inland sea --
perforated object --
archaeologos --
new sand --
pack rats --
city --
petroglyphs --
pictographs --
scroll --
Series Title: Western literature series.
Responsibility: William L. Fox.
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"Reading Sand is a beautifully spare, minimal, and serially progressive sequence of poems...Fox's poetry forces the reader to pause, to re-engage with the spare essentials of existence, and to Read more...

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