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A Fine Dusting of Brightness

A Fine Dusting of Brightness( )
Author: Brooks, Dorothy
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Aldrich Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.00
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The title of this collection, A Fine Dusting of Brightness, also opens an extraordinary poem of literary description and exposition focused on Vermeer's painting The Cook. These poems embody ekphrasis even when the subject of the poem is not a visual work of art. Many of the poems consider loss--the failings of age or sickness--and death, yet vivid observations become surprisingly juxtaposed images and skillful irony. For example, in "Final Gift," as they dissect a loved one's corpse,...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.21 Inches
Book Weight:0.42 Pounds

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