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Ours

Ours( )
Author: Swensen, Cole
Series title:New California Poetry Ser.
ISBN:978-0-520-25464-0
Publication Date:Apr 2008
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

These poems are about gardens, particularly the seventeenth-century French baroque gardens designed by the father of the form, André Le Nôtre. While the poems focus on such examples as Versailles, which Le Nôtre created for Louis XIV, they also explore the garden as metaphor. Using the imagery of the garden, Cole Swensen considers everything from human society to the formal structure of poetry. She looks in particular at the concept of public versus private property, asking who...
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Book Details
Pages:110
Detailed Subjects: Poetry / Subjects & Themes / Nature
Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.825 x 8.853 x 0.32 Inches
Book Weight:0.44 Pounds



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