From Room to Room: Poems

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Alice James Books, 1978 - Poetry - 59 pages
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The poems in Jane Kenyon's first book are full of respect for a life deeply felt. Her vision apprehends the mystery beneath everyday circumstances and objects, from the thimble to the edges of the map. The final section is translations of six poems by Anna Akhmatova.

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User Review  - Christopher - Goodreads

This book is not very good. Kenyon seems to be able to write a single line that is good, but she can't finish the job. My problem is not with her style (simple, slice of life sort of things), the ... Read full review


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About the author (1978)

Jane Kenyon is the author of "Otherwise: New and Selected Poems" and "A Hundred White Daffodils," She lived with her husband, Donald Hall, in Wilmot, New Hampshire, until her death in 1995.

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