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Break, Blow, Burn: Camille Paglia Reads Forty-three of the World's Best Poems

Author: Camille Paglia
ISBN #: 0375420843
Price: $12.00
Publisher: Pantheon Books
Publisher Location: New York
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: near fine
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2005
Lightest shelf wear to the book and jacket, a spot to the page edges, else clean and unmarked. First printing, full number line. The usual suspects: Shakespeare, Donne, Shelley, Wordsworth, Dickinson, Lowell, Stevens, Langston Hughes, Roethke, and Plath. Also newcomers such as Chuck Wachtel and Wanda Coleman. "Daring, erudite, entertaining, and infused throughout with Paglia’s inimitable style and passion, this beautifully written book––and the dazzling mind behind it––will entice readers to begin or renew a passionate engagement with poetry."Every effort is made to ship all books and other items within 24 hours. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. The Book Shed has a been a member of the Vermont Antiquarian Bookseller's Association since 1997. An online bookseller with a bookshop sensibility!