The Changing Light at Sandover

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Aug 2, 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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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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Richard Kenney suggested that I might get a kick out of this book, given my penchant for writing tarot card sonnets. ***** "The Changing Light at Sandover" is a 560-page epic poem, which was published ... Read full review

Contents

CONTENTS
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The Higher Keys 519
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A ppcndix
603
Note
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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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