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Elegy for a Broken Machine

Elegy for a Broken Machine( )
Author: Phillips, Patrick
ISBN:978-0-385-35375-5
Publication Date:Mar 2015
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Knopf
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

Elegy for a Broken Machine is a son's lament for his father. It takes us from the luminous world of childhood to the fluorescent glare of operating rooms and recovery wards, and into the twilight lives of those who must go on. In one poem Phillips watches his sons play oMercyo just as he did with his brother- hands laced, the stronger pushing the other back until he grunts for mercy oa game we played / so many times / I finally taught my sons, / not knowing what it was, / until...
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Book Details
Pages:80
Detailed Subjects: Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.201 x 8.541 x 0.468 Inches
Book Weight:0.537 Pounds



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