The Changing Light at Sandover

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Random House LLC, 2011 - Poetry - 627 pages
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A welcome return to paperback: James Merrill’s most famous and celebrated work.
  

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User Review  - dmsteyn - LibraryThing

How does one describe a 560-page modern day epic poem, which goes beyond the bounds of nearly anything that is out there, perhaps even beyond the bounds of reality and mortality? This is the question ... Read full review

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User Review  - Luca - Goodreads

I slammed into a wall in the middle of this, and kind of gave up on it. I get more out of Merrill's shorter work, without the sci-fi aspects of The Changing Light. Not that I'm particularly qualified to evaluate this magnum opus. Read full review

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\James Merrill was the author of thirteen books of poems as well as plays, novels, essays, reviews, and a memoir. He was the recipient of two National Book Awards, the Bollingen Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, and the Bobbitt Prize from the Library of Congress, among other awards. He was a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He died in 1995.

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