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Portraits and elegies

by Gjertrud Schnackenberg

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGjertrud Schnackenberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.C5178 P6 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination53 p. ;
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2708354M
ISBN 100374519811
LC Control Number86000912
OCLC/WorldCa13094000

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48 WAR PORTRAITS 48 TIME BOMBS 48 ELEGIES W.H.R. Rivers was a British anthropologist and psychiatrist at Craiglockhart military hospital in Scotland. On the 4th December , as the First World War was raging, Rivers gave a now classic speech on ‘The. Portraits and Elegies Schnackenberg, Gjertrud Poetry Books. Dealer. New York, NY, US. US. Fixed Price. 41 GBP. Buy Now. About the object. Slender hardbound book in dustwrapper. 48 pp. First edition of the poet's first book. A near fine copy in clipped, but otherwise near fine dustwrapper. Nice copy.

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The first third of this book consists of tender elegiac poems written in honor of the poet's deceased father. If these poems are to be taken at face value, Schnackenberg's relationship with her father was a warmly affectionate and un-fraught one a rare thing in the contemporary American poetic landscape, which to this day is dominated by abusive and/or dysfunctional /5(2).

Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schnackenberg, Gjertrud. Portraits and elegies. Boston: D.R. Godine, (OCoLC) Portraits and Elegies Paperback – April 1, by Gjertrud Schnackenberg (Author) › Visit Amazon's Gjertrud Schnackenberg Page.

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Portraits and elegies book Portraits of the North: Art book/Coffee table book The Manuela Dias book design and Illustration Awards - General illustrations category Alexander Kennedy Ishister Award for Non-Fiction Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award This is a truly unique book.

Portraits and Elegies has three Portraits and elegies book. The first, Laughing with One Eye, is dedicated to Schnackenberg's father (Walter Charles Schnackenberg, Professor of History), and the twelve poems are very paternally focussed, portraits, elegies, and remembrances of the man who died in Episodes and scenes are recalled, of a man who could.

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Gjertrud Schnackenberg was born in in Tacoma, Washington. She began writing poetry as a student at Mount Holyoke College and as an undergraduate earned a reputation as a poetic prodigy, twice winning the Glascock Award for Poetry.

Her first two books of poetry, Portraits and Elegies () and The Lamplit Answer (), established her as one of the strongest of the. Stated second edition of this controversial book of black and white photographs. Named by Roth et al as one of the most influential photobooks of the 20th century.

This second edition adds ten new plates and is considered the more desired edition of this classic.

Portraits and Elegies. by Schnackenberg, Gjertrud. Boston: David R. Portraits and Elegies. by Schnackenberg, Gjertrud. Boston: David R.

Godine, (click for more details) First Edition The Country of a Thousand Years of Peace. by Merrill, James. New York: Alfred Knopf, "The Book" is said to be the only portrait Michael personally sat for during his lifetime. Inin Los Angeles, CA the portrait was unveiled in the presence of Mr.

Hiromichi Saeki who reportedly paid $2, for the original. In her first book, Portraits and Elegies, we find a cycle of 12 poems that constitute an extended elegy for her father, who was a historian.

Adrienne Rich famously describes having to take. Darwin in Summary. Gjertrud Schnackenberg published "Darwin in " in her first collection of poems, Portraits and Elegies, in This book sometimes referred to as a "chapbook" because of its short length is divided into three sections, and "Darwin in " makes up the entire second section.His book, Reading Rilke: Reflections on the Problems of Translation, prefaces his own translation with almost two-hundred pages of glittering commentary on the Elegies, blow-by-blow reportage from the gladiator pit of Duino translators, a recitation of rare of biographical detail about Rilke, and sharp insights into the art of translation and.

Kerouac biographer and veteran anthologist Charters (The Portable Beat Reader, not reviewed, etc.) successfully conveys the atmosphere of the s for those who lived through it, and those who did not. The four-page preface clearly explains her choices. Charters, who came of age during the s, concedes that some of the pieces are very personal, meant to reflect Author: Ann Charters.