Poems 1959-2009

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Mar 31, 2009 - Poetry - 509 pages
8 Reviews
These are the collected poems of a master whose work includes many of the most compelling, savage, and tender poems in the language. Frederick Seidel is, in the words of the critic Adam Kirsch, “the best American poet writing today.”

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User Review  - T Fool - Goodreads

It's fitting that I have not words that could possibly handle just how important or good these poems are. There's no way to match this man, this master. Here's something: I hadn't heard of him until ... Read full review

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User Review  - Josh Luft - Goodreads

Frederick Seidel is cosmopolitan and corrupt, fearless and fearsome, privileged and perverse. He's a rich old man, a voice to utter our darker thoughts. He writes about aging, hotels, the Holocaust ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Frederick Seidel lives in New York City.

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