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Fiction
Author: Michael Fried
ISBN: 0374278296
Subcategory: Poetry
Pages 67 pages
Publisher Farrar Straus & Giroux; 1st edition (December 1, 1994)
Language English
Category: Fiction
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by Michael Fried


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Download untuk membaca saat offline, tandai, bookmark, atau tulis catatan sembari membaca To the Center of the Earth: Poems. For all their economy, Fried's "muscular, tense and immensely resonant" poems, to quote one critic, are among the most sensuously direct and arresting being written today. Lainnya oleh Michael Fried. The Next Bend in the Road. In America today there is no lyric work more compelling and well made than To the Center of the Earth," Allen Grossman wrote ten years ago of Michael Fried's last collection of poetry.

To the Center of the Earth is Michael Fried's first collection of poems to appear in the United States. It includes selections from an earlier volume, Powers, as well as more recent work. For all their economy, Fried's "muscular, tense and immensely resonant" poems, to quote one critic, are among the most sensously direct and arresting being written today.

Poems such as this make it easier to spot the poetic craft at work behind Bukowski's understated common .

Poems such as this make it easier to spot the poetic craft at work behind Bukowski's understated common speech. Finally, the poet's emphasis on reflection and mellowed tone will, one hopes, enlarge the poet's huge but specialized readership. Thousands of books are eligible, including current and former best sellers.

Journey to the Center of the Earth is an 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne. The story involves German professor Otto Lidenbrock who believes there are volcanic tubes going toward the centre of the Earth

Journey to the Center of the Earth is an 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne. The story involves German professor Otto Lidenbrock who believes there are volcanic tubes going toward the centre of the Earth. He, his nephew Axel, and their guide Hans descend into the Icelandic volcano Snæfellsjökull, encountering many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, before eventually coming to the surface again in southern Italy, at the Stromboli volcano.

Best Earth poems in this page. Every day a new Earth poem. For An Earth-Landing by Erica Jong

Best Earth poems in this page. For An Earth-Landing by Erica Jong. the sky sinks its blue teeth into the mountains.

Michael Fried, a leading art historian and critic, was born in New York

Michael Fried, a leading art historian and critic, was born in New York. He first became known for his writings on abstract painting and sculture; his books on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century French painting and on Thomas Eakins and Stephen Crane, including Realism, Writing, Disfiguration and Absorption and Theatricality, are recognized as major accomplishments. He lives in Baltimore and is the Herbert Boone Professor of Humanities at the John Hopkins University.

Translated by Robert Baldick . St Michael’s clock has only just struck half past on. ‘Then why is Professor Lidenbrock coming home?’ ‘He’ll probably tell us himself. Not knowing what to say, I was going to prostrate myself before the book – a response which must give pleasure to gods as well as to kings, for it has the advantage of never causing them any embarrassment – when a little incident occurred which changed the course of the conversation. This was the appearance of a dirty piece of parchment which slipped out of the book and fell on the floor. My uncle pounced upon this fragment with understandable eagerness.

Tomorrow will be sunny, and we are going to the centre of the earth. The next day it was cloudy. There were shells there from a time before man walked on the earth. I saw the bones of something which looked like a huge elephant. I thought, 'Can things live under the earth? Are there any animals alive down here?' The boat was ready and we were ready to sail.

A collection of new and previously published poems, including "Other hands," "A visit to David Smith," "Grandma Becky," and "The light of the moon"