Nature: Poems Old and New

Swenson, May

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Date Published: 1994
Edition: First edition
Binding: Paperback
Condition: NEW
ISBN: 9780618064083
Book Id: 21237


240 pp. [22.5] Multicolored artwork on wraps. Paperback. New.


From back cover:"What Swenson responds to and values in the world, its essential freedom, is the very quality that is most striking in her as a poet...This is a world looked at through love, through generosity of spirit," writes Susan Mitchell in her foreward to Nature -- poems drawn from nearly fifty years of May Swenson's work, including ten that first appeared in this volume. "Surely no one, scientiest or poet, has seen clearly," wrote the poet laureate Howard Nemerov, "and surely no one has made seeing and saying so nearly one."

By This Author: Swenson, May
By This Publisher: Houghton Mifflin