Door, The. First American Printing in dustjacket

By: ATWOOD, Margaret

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ATWOOD, Margaret. The Door. Boston / New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, (2007). First American Printing. Pp (10),3-120. 8vo, black cloth spine, black paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. This is Margaret Atwood's first book of poetry since her award-winning Morning in the Burned House. Contents : Part I. Gasoline; Europe on $5 a day; Year of the Hen; Resurrecting the dolls' house; Blackie in Antarctica; Mourning for cats; January; Butterfly; My mother dwindles; Crickets. Part II. The poet has come back; Heart; Your children cut their hands; Sor Juana works in the garden; Owl and Pussycat, some years later; The poets hang on; Poetry reading; A poor woman learns to write; The singer of owls. Part III. Ten o'clock news; The weather; It's autumn; Bear lament; Ice palace; Secrecy; The last rational man; White cotten t-shirt; War photo; War photo 2; Nobody cares who wins; The valley of the heretics; Saint Joan of Arc on a postcard; The hurt child; They give evidence. Part IV. Enough of these discouragements; Possible activities;Questioning the dead; The nature of Gothic; The line: five variations; Ano ther visit to the Oracle. Part V. Boat song; Dutiful; String tail; Stealingthe hummingbird cup; One day you will reach; Disturbed earth; Reindeer mos s on granite; The Third Age visits the Arctic; You heard the man you love; At brute point; The door. Paperclip indentation to top of first dozen pages, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. 15.00

Title: Door, The. First American Printing in dustjacket

Author Name: ATWOOD, Margaret

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston / New York, 2007, ISBN:9780618942725:

Seller ID: 106649

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