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Título: The Tattooed Desert
Editorial: University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, PA
Año de publicación: 1971
Encuadernación: Soft Cover
Condición del libro: Very Good
Condición de la sobrecubierta: No Jacket
Edición: First Edition.
Tipo de libro: Soft Cover
Winner of the United States Award of the International Poetry Forum 1970. From the collection of poet, Keith Wilson. A very good copy of Shelton's first book. Minimal shelfwear and rubbing. Inventory #001021. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de ref. de la librería 001021
Sinopsis: Shelton says of his work: "I consider myself a regionalist and a surrealist. I have lived in the desert for ten years and hope that my work reflects that fact." In the forty-seven poems in this collection the poet moves backward and forward through time but always in the same landscape, the desert-mountains of southern Arizona, which foster his surrealistic view of his interior conflict. He is followed by peculiarly insistent voices from the past.
Biografía del autor:
Richard Shelton is Regents Professor of English at the University of Arizona. He is the author of ten books of poetry and six chapbooks. Shelton is the recipient of numerous awards, including the United States Award from the International Poetry Forum and two NEA Fellowships.
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