Mornings Like This: Found Poems

Paperback | April 26, 1996

byAnnie Dillard

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In Mornings Like This, Annie Dillard extracts and rearranges sentences from old--and often odd--books, and composes ironic poems--some serious, some light--on the heartfelt themes of love, nature, nostalgia, and death. Clever, original, sometimes humorous, and often profound, this collection is sure to charm her fans, both old and new.

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In Mornings Like This, Annie Dillard extracts and rearranges sentences from old--and often odd--books, and composes ironic poems--some serious, some light--on the heartfelt themes of love, nature, nostalgia, and death. Clever, original, sometimes humorous, and often profound, this collection is sure to charm her fans, both old and new.

Annie Dillard has written eleven books, including the memoir of her parents, An American Childhood; the Northwest pioneer epic The Living; and the nonfiction narrative Pilgrim at Tinker Creek. A gregarious recluse, she is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 9.25 × 5.5 × 0.21 inPublished:April 26, 1996Publisher:HarperCollins

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ISBN - 10:0060927259

ISBN - 13:9780060927257

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In an unusual compilation of poetry, an author carefully chooses sentence fragments from old, often forgotten books and creates new poems out of them, on themes ranging from love and nature to nostalgia and death. Reprint.