Annotations for Apple Trees at Olema : New and Selected Poems


Baker & Taylor
From the National Book Award-winning author of Time and Materials comes 20 new and selected poems, grounded in the beauty of the physical world, in the smaller details of natural, human life. 20,000 first printing.

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Baker & Taylor
Presents selected poems, elegies, and narratives from the author's first five books, as well as new poems reflecting his views on the beauty of the physical world.

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Baker & Taylor
This book includes work from the author's first five books--Field Guide, Praise, Human Wishes, Sun Under Wood, and Time and Materials--as well as a substantial gathering of new poems, including a suite of elegies, a series of poems in the form of notebook musings on the nature of storytelling, a suite of summer lyrics, and two experiments in pure narrative that meditate on personal relations in a violent world and read like small, luminous novellas.--From publisher description.

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HARPERCOLL

"No practicing poet has more talent than Robert Hass."
--Atlantic Monthly

 

TheNational Book Award-winning author ofTime and Materials, Robert Hass is one of the most revered of all living poets. WithThe Apple Trees at Olema, the former Poet Laureate and winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize offers twentynew and selected poems grounded in the beauty of the physical world. As with all of the collections of this great artist's work, published far too infrequently,The Apple Trees at Olema is a cause for celebration.



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