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By David Wagoner

ISBN-10: 0252033140

ISBN-13: 9780252033148

ISBN-10: 0252075676

ISBN-13: 9780252075674

David Wagoner’s wide-ranging poetry buzzes and swells with lifestyles. Woods, streams, and fields fascinate him--he fortunately admits his devotion to Thoreau--but so do humans and their behavior, expensive family and friends, the peculiar poet, and strangers who turn into even stranger whilst checked out heavily. during this new assortment, Wagoner catches the combined emotions of a protracted force, the sensations of strolling opposed to a present, the trouble of writing poetry with noisily amorous associates, and plenty of extra uniquely usual experiences.

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