Queen of a Rainy Country: Poems

Queen of a Rainy Country: Poems

by Linda Pastan

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A new collection from a poet long recognized for her "unfailing mastery of her medium" (New York Times).

Linda Pastan writes, "the art that mattered / was the life led fully / stanza by swollen stanza." That life is portrayed here, from the poet's earliest childhood memories to the surprises that come with age.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393331417
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 05/28/2008
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Linda Pastan's many awards include the Maurice English Award, the Radcliffe College Distinguished Alumni Award, and the 2003 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. The former poet laureate of Maryland, she is the author of fourteen books of poetry—the latest of which, Insomnia, won the Towson University Prize for Literature. She lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

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