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Above the River

The Complete Poems

by James Wright

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsDonald Hall (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7424286M
ISBN 100374522820
ISBN 109780374522827

  It’s all down to a river in the Amazon, but not the one you’re thinking of, the River in the Sky. The International Space Station is one million ft above the : Jo-Anne Rowney. The property features views of the river and is 16 miles from Blue Ridge. The kitchen has an oven, a microwave and a toaster and there is a private bathroom. A TV and DVD player is available. Helen is 20 miles from Above The River, and Dahlonega is 15 miles from the property.

  Scientists have discovered an even bigger river in South America, and it’s in the sky above the Amazon rainforest. Turns out, this sky river is the reason there’s a rainforest at all. Get this from a library! Above the river: the complete poems. [James Wright] -- "Wesleyan University Press ed." Contains all of James Wright's poetry, including The .

Located miles from Blue Ridge, Above The River offers accommodation in Baxter. Guests benefit from balcony. The kitchen has an oven and a microwave and there is a private bathroom. A TV and DVD player are offered. Helen is miles from Above The River, while Dahlonega is . So, Wright's "Above the River," really first breaks the surface on page after his epiphany to all thing free form. It is then that his poetry sings darkly. I leave you with some of Wright's beautiful language (there's plenty to be had). Buy the book for the rest. In Fear of Harvests It has happened Before: nearby, The nostrils of slow horses/5(30).


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