Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
View With a Grain of Sand Selected Poems cover
  • ISBN: 9780151001538
  • ISBN10: 0151001537

View With a Grain of Sand Selected Poems

by Wislawa Szymborska

  • List Price: $28.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harcourt
  • Publish date: 05/01/1995
used Add to Cart $1.67
You save: 94%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $42.64
Marketplace Item
Description
In these 100 poems Wislawa Szymborska portrays a world of astonishing diversity and richness, in which nature is wise and prodigal and fate unpredictable, if not mischievous. With acute irony tempered by a generous curiosity, she documents life's improbability as well as its transient beauty. The ruins of Troy; sunlight gleaming on a pewter jug; birds returning in the spring; the Abominable Snowman lurking in the Himalayas; a body-building contest; a symphony; a macabre laboratory experiment with a decapitated dog; a postcard from a sister who has "much to tell"; the discovery of a new star; the irrationality of love; the infinity of (pi).
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Hippo Books

Location: Toledo, OH
Good
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited
[...]
$1.67
PMurphyBooks

Location: Huber Heights, OH
Good
Shipping Icon
Item is in good condition, but has been used by the previous owner. May
[...]
$2.25
Bank of Books

Location: Ventura, CA
Very Good
Shipping Icon
We have 1.5 million books to choose from--Ship within 48 hours--Satisfaction Guaranteed!
$2.52
HPB-Sapphire

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$5.83
HPB-Diamond

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$7.18
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$8.24
Priceless Books

Location: Urbana, IL
Good
Shipping Icon
214pp. Wear boards, soiling, DJ: wear extremities, rubbing.
$9.00
P-Town Book Sales

Location: Petaluma, CA
Like New
0151001537 Crisp pages and tight binding. Appears unread. Light shelf wear on dust jacket. Personal dedication written on the inside.
$10.95
Fleur Fine Books

Location: Port Neches, TX
Very Good
9780151001538.
$12.32
MIMA MIA BOOKS

Location: BOSTON, MA
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 224 p. Audience: General/trade. FLY-PAGE CUT OUT, BU-201A
$13.43
Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA

Location: Wadsworth, IL
Very Good
Shipping Icon
First U.S. edition. Hardcover. First printing. A collection of poems from
[...]
$14.06
Powell's Books

Location: Portland, OR
Very Good
$14.80
Jay W. Nelson

Location: Austin, MN
Very Good
Book Near fine jacket.
$15.75
Cellar Stories Bookstore

Location: Providence, RI
Like New
Shipping Icon
Selected Poems. 214 pp., 8vo. Quarter-cloth hardcover. 100 poems by a
[...]
$16.87
Abacus Bookshop

Location: Pittsford, NY
Like New
Shipping Icon
8vo, 214 pp.
$16.87
Prairie Archives

Location: Springfield, IL
Very Good
$16.87
One Stop Shop Bookstore

Location: Memphis, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$24.97
One Stop Shop Bookstore

Location: Memphis, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$25.83
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$42.64
Flips Fine Books

Location: Ormond Beach, FL
Like New
Translated from the Polish by Stanislaw Baranczak and Clare Cavanagh. 8vo 8
[...]
$50.62