How Snow Falls ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Craig Raine

How Snow Falls

Atlantic Books
Publication date: December 2010
ISBN: 9780857892508
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$12.99
In his first poetry collection for a decade, Craig Raine addresses themes of transformation in human nature and the natural world and confronts the quiddities of death and sex, memory and desire, commemoration and love. At the core of How Snow Falls are four long poems that explore the possibilities of the form; there are two ardent elegies, one for the poet's mother and one for a dead lover; a sparkling reworking of Ryunosuke Akutagawa's story In a Grove; last a 'film-poem', High Table. These poems are sometimes joyous, often moving, and always turn an unflinching gaze on the world. Taken together, this collection reawakens us to forgotten worlds and gives voice to the hidden language of existence. As Raine writes in 'Night': 'don't give way to drowsiness, poet. / You are the pledge we give eternity / and so the slave of every second.'
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
How Snow Falls ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
252 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Craig Raine
More Dynamite: Essays 1990-2012 ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Craig Raine
More Dynamite: Essays 1990-2012
Craig Raine
Atlantic Books, December 2013
ISBN: 9781848872875
Format: ePub
List Price: $23.32 Our price: $20.99
Haydn and the Valve Trumpet ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Craig Raine
Haydn and the Valve Trumpet
Craig Raine
Picador, June 2012
ISBN: 9780330375757
Format: ePub
List Price: $9.99 Our price: $8.99
The Divine Comedy ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Craig Raine
The Divine Comedy
Craig Raine
Atlantic Books, June 2012
ISBN: 9781848872837
Format: ePub
List Price: $11.65 Our price: $8.99
In Defence of T. S. Eliot ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Craig Raine
In Defence of T. S. Eliot
Craig Raine
Picador, December 2011
ISBN: 9780330485456
Format: ePub
List Price: $9.99 Our price: $8.99
Recently Viewed Products