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A Dream of Summer
Poems for the Sensuous Season
Written by Mary Oliver
Selected by Robert Atwan


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: June 15, 2004
Price: $15.00

In summer, as Mary Oliver writes: “There are satisfactions beyond number; fishermen get their catch, the food is delicious and real, the sail has just enough wind; the children, in the country at least, play riotously and can hardly be persuaded to remember the necessity of sleep, even when the fireflies... Read more >

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The Language of Spring
Poems for the Season of Renewal
Selected by Robert Atwan


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 15, 2003
Price: $15.00

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A Mind of Winter
Poems for a Snowy Season
Selected by Robert Atwan
Introduction by Donald Hall


Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $9.95

Winter has been a powerful muse for many of America’s best loved poets. The elegant patterns of frost on a windowpane, a child on a sled, a lone fox foraging for food on a desolate landscape, the comic smile of a snowman, the sobering sight of an unkempt man huddled against... Read more >
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