The Resource Night picnic : poems, Charles Simic, (ebook)

Night picnic : poems, Charles Simic, (ebook)

Label
Night picnic : poems
Title
Night picnic
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
Charles Simic
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The poems in Charles Simic's new collection evoke a variety of settings and images, from New York City to small New England towns; from crowds spilling onto the sidewalk on a hot summer night to an abandoned wooden church and a car graveyard overgrown with weeds. His subjects range from a bakery early in the morning to the fingerprints on a stranger's front door; from waiters in an empty restaurant to the decorations in a window of a funeral home; from a dog tied to a chain to a homeless man sleeping at the foot of a skyscraper; and other moments of solitude and clear vision. "What is beautiful," he writes in one poem, "is found accidentally and not sought after. What is beautiful is easily lost." Simic is the metaphysician of the ordinary, a poet who reminds us of the mysteries of our daily lives
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1938-
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Simic, Charles
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • American poetry
  • Poetry
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Night picnic : poems, Charles Simic, (ebook)
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544102422
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12014054
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12014054
System control number
MWT12014054
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Night picnic : poems, Charles Simic, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544102422
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12014054
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12014054
System control number
MWT12014054
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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